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Library of Congress: In front of the movie theater. Chicago, Illinois

Times Film Corp. v. Chicago (1961)

By January 23, 1961

In yet another challenge by the Times Film Corporation, a split Supreme Court upheld Chicago’s censorship in Times Film v. Chicago. This was the first (and only) decision to go against the anti-censorship trend since the Court’s 1952 Burstyn decision.


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