New York Times V Sullivan

Author: Kermit Hall
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Two forefront legal historians examine a classic case from the turbulent civil rights era to trace how the New York Times won a key Supreme Court appeal against an Alabama defamation suit, a victory that established important precedents in ...

Constitutional Law For A Changing America

Author: Lee Epstein
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1452289263
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University Press, 1993); Charles Rembar, The End of Obscenity (New York:
Bantam Books, 1968); Kevin W. Saunders, Degradation: What the History of
Obscenity Tells Us about Hate Speech (New York: New York University Press,
2011); ... ofa Landmark Libel Case (Carbondale: Southern Illinois University
Press, 1992); Donald M. Gillmor, Power, Publicity, and the Abuse of Libel Law (
New York: Oxford University Press, 1992); Kermit L. Hall and Melvin I. Urofsky,
New York Times v.

Gertz V Robert Welch Inc

Author: Elmer Gertz
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809318131
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Thomas Dienes. Constitutional Law: Principles and Policy— Cases and Materials
. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1975. Handbook of Free Speech and Free Press.
Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown, 1979. Benoit, Gary. Keep Us Independent. ...
Lee C. The Tolerant Society— Freedom of Speech and Extremist Speech in
America. New York: Oxford University Press. Clarendon Press, 1986. Brenner,
Daniel L., and William L. Rivers. Free but Regulated— Conflicting Traditons in
Media Law.

Media Impact An Introduction To Mass Media

Author: Shirley Biagi
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111346364
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Modern interpretation of the free speech protections of the First Amendment
began in 1964 with the landmark New York Times v. Sullivan case. With this case
, the U.S. Supreme Court began a process that continues today to define how the
press should operate in a free society. Many of today's arguments about the free
press' role in a libel case derive from this decision. The Sullivan case began in
early 1960 in Alabama, where civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was
arrested ...

The Southern Historian

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Ferguson Race and Inequality in Jim Crow America Williamjames Hull Hoffer “
Hoffers treatment of the case's primary antagonists, its New Orleans setting, and
its reception into U.S. law is exemplary.”—Mark V. Tushnet, author of Why the
Constitution Matters 224 pages, Cloth $34.95, Paper $17.95 New York Times v.
Sullivan Civil Rights, Libel Law, and the Free Press Kermit L. Hall and Melvin I.
Urofsky “This is enlightening reading. The book. interweaves libel and First
Amendment ...

The Bill Of Rights The Courts The Law

Author: David Bearinger
Publisher: Virginia Foundation for the
ISBN: 9780966891911
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The Landmark Cases that Have Shaped American Society, with Essays and
Case Commentary David Bearinger. Why is there such a deep abhorrence to a "
prior ... New York Times v.Sullivan melvin urofsky The First Amendment
guarantee of a free press assumes that the fullest public discussion is vital to a
self-governing society. But libelous statements, like obscenity, were long
considered beyond the reach of the First Amendment's protection. Not only could
individuals sue for libel ...

Information Privacy Law

Author: Daniel J. Solove
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454860995
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52The Daily Mail principle does not settle the issue whether, in cases where
information has been acquired unlawfully by a newspaper or by a source,
government may ever punish not only the unlawful acquisition, but the ensuing
publication as well. This issue was raised but not definitively resolved in New
York Times Co. v. United States, 403 U.S. 713 (1971), and reserved in Landmark
Communications, 435 U.S., at 837. We have no occasion to address it here.
Rodney A. Smolla ...

Free Speech On Trial

Author: Richard A. Parker
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 081735025X
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Essays by twenty legal communication scholars consider the eligibility of free speech and the issues associated with its protection, in a collection that considers such topics as unregulated speech and the free market, the concept of ...

Contemporary Authors

Author: Scot Peacock
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 9780787646141
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Linda A. Malone (a professor of law), May 13, 1979; Education: Yale University,
B.A. (American studies; cum laude), 1975; Duke University, J.D. (first in class;
Order of the Coif), 1978. ... Free Speech in an Open Society, Knopf (New York,
NY), 1992. ... Freedom of Expression, Regulation of Mass Media, Freedom of
Religion. In 1986's Suing the Press, Smolla examines libel cases that took place
following the landmark 1964 U.S. Supreme Court ruling in New York Times v.

Freedom Of Expression And The Charter

Author: David Schneiderman
Publisher: [Scarborough, Ont.] : Thomson Professional Pub. Canada
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B. The American Constitutional Solution No case better illustrates this irony than
the landmark decision that began the alteration of American libel law, New York
Times Co. v. Sullivan,10 a case that demonstrated how the common law of libel,
with its potent capacity to squelch free expression, could be used as a weapon to
undermine human dignity, and divide a society. In the long term, the freedom of
speech of the American civil rights movement that was given protection in the
New ...