PUBLIC FORUMS, SELECTIVE SUBSIDIES, AND SHIFTING STANDARDS OF VIEWPOINT DISCRIMINATION
- Harry Reid's assault on free speech. Cornyn, U. S. Sen. John // Wilson County News;6/11/2014, Vol. 41 Issue 24, p10A
The author reflects on the changes in the Constitutional Bill of Rights which limit the right for a free speech under the First Amendment protected by the U.S. Supreme Court.
- THE SEMANTICS OF SYMBOLIC SPEECH. Berckmans, Paul // Law & Philosophy;May1997, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p145
More than half a century ago, the Supreme Court held that the free speech protection of the First Amendment is not limited to verbal communication, but also applies to such expressive conduct as saluting a flag or burning a flag. Even though the Supreme Court has decided a number of important...
- Academic Freedom in Political Perspective. Bell, Derrick // Works & Days;2008/2009, Vol. 26/27, p253
The article provides information on the issues concerning the academic freedom. It states that human freedoms are protected by the Bill of Rights such as the First Amendment's free speech rights. It also notes that the U.S. Supreme Court has sought to encompass academic freedom within the...
- A Robust Public Debate: Realizing Free Speech in Workplace Representation Elections. Andrias, Kate E. // Yale Law Journal;Jun2003, Vol. 112 Issue 8, p2415
Challenges the approach of the U.S. Supreme Court to the First Amendment of the Constitution for failing both to recognize and to protect the very real speech interests of workers and union organizers at stake in workplace representation elections. Means to safeguard employer speech from state...
- "LEWD AND IMMORAL": NUDE DANCING, SEXUAL EXPRESSION, AND THE FIRST AMENDMENT. Case, Kevin // Chicago-Kent Law Review;2006, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p1185
Nude dancing is a particularly awkward fit with the First Amendment. Should the Constitution protect this kind of "speech?" The question has vexed the Supreme Court. While most of the Court has agreed that nude dancing falls within the First Amendment, plurality opinions relegate nude dancing to...
- Why You Don't Talk About Your Third Amendment Rights. Liptak, Adam // New York Times Upfront;12/12/2011, Vol. 144 Issue 7, p21
The article explains why the U.S. rights to freedom of speech and religion, originally slated to be the Third Amendment in the U.S. Bill of Rights in 1789, became the First Amendment rights.
- First Amendment follies. Weissman, Robert // Multinational Monitor;May98, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p15
Deals with the protection offered by the United States First Amendment on the free speech right of corporations. How the First Amendment of the Constitution was established; Evolution of the commercial speech line; Debate on the marketing of tobacco products.
- Understand First Amendment rights. MOORE, ROBERT // Ohio Farmer;Feb2014, Vol. 310 Issue 2, p47
The article provides information to the people of the U.S. about the First Amendment to the United States Constitution which protects freedom of speech, and mentions the Bill of Rights, the first 10 constitutional amendments which protect the people from government interference.
- In the Line of Fire: Reconsidering the Holmes of Schenck and the Holmes of Abrams. Dewberry, David R. // Free Speech Yearbook;2005, Vol. 42, p17
The article focuses on the importance of the First Amendment in the U.S. in lawsuits related to free speech. The judgments delivered by Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes illustrate the significance of the First Amendment in such cases. Holmes had given different rulings for same type of trials....