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    Kalb Report with Justices Antonia Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg talked about their views of the First Amendment and the origins and contemporary meanings of freedom.

    This program was part of the…

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    50th Anniversary of New York Times v. Sullivan

    Co-authors Lee Levine and Stephen Wermiel talked about their book, The Progeny: Justice William J. Brennan’s Fight to Preserve the Legacy of New York Times v. Sullivan, in which they…

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    Wood v. Moss Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Wood v. Moss. The case involved pleas by two Secret Service agents for “qualified immunity” from a lawsuit claiming that the agents put…

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    Book Discussion on Bong Hits 4 Jesus

    James Foster talked about his book, Bong Hits 4 Jesus: A Perfect Constitutional Storm in Alaska’s Capital, in which he discusses Morse v. Frederick, the Supreme Court case that…

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    McCullen v. Coakley Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in McCullen v. Coakley to decide if a Massachusetts law creating a 35-foot buffer zone around abortion clinics unconstitutionally limits the free…

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    United States v. Apel Oral Argument

    The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Apel, a case concerning an anti-war activist who was protesting on land owned by a military base. The defendant was…

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    Town of Greece v. Galloway Reactions

    Following oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Town of Greece v. Galloway, lawyers from both sides spoke to reporters and answered questions on the steps of the…

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    Town of Greece v. Galloway Oral Arguments

    The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Town of Greece v Galloway, a separation of church-and-state case regarding prayers said before a town council meeting in upstate New York. The…

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    Book Discussion on The Great Dissent

    Thomas Healy, former Supreme Court correspondent for The Baltimore Sun, talked about his book, The Great Dissent: How Oliver Wendell Holmes Changed His Mind - and Changed the History of…

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    Senator McConnell Remarks on Free Speech

    Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke about free speech issues and Obama administration policies. In his remarks he criticized the administration for bullying efforts, citing as an…

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    National Security Agency Surveillance of Telephones

    Chairman Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) spoke to the press after a closed briefing of the Senate Select Intelligence Committee about National Security Agency collection of telephone records and…

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    History of Edwards v. South Carolina

    Bobby Donaldson and Isaac Washington talked about the Edwards v. South Carolina Supreme Court case. The case resulted from a protest on March 2, 1961, when 187 peaceful civil rights…

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    Religion Freedom and the First Amendment

    Panelists discussed the issue of religious liberty and First Amendment conflicts. Topics included religion in schools, same-sex marriage, the problems of religious minorities, and the…

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    Campaign Finance Law

    David Bossie talked about the impact on the 2012 elections of the Supreme Court’s decision on the Citizens United case. The decision opened the door to the creation of large…

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    FCC Indecency Rule

    Dan Isett discussed the effects on television networks of the Supreme Court decision upholding the right of the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) to enforce decency on television, and…

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    Threats to Free Speech

    Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke at the American Enterprise Institute about First Amendment rights. He said the Obama administration and others were using…

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    Free Speech and the First Amendment

    Leo Pfeiffer was interviewed about his video on free speech and the First Amendment, Who Owns Free Speech. The film was the middle school first prize winner of C-SPAN’s StudentCam…

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    Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

    Josh Stokes' was interviewed about his video, First Amendment Documentary. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary…

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    The Constitution and You

    Lauren Braun’s video, The Constitution and You, was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. She is a senior at…

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    Talia Moore StudentCam Interview

    Talia Moore’s was interviewed about her video, Birmingham and the 1st Amendment. The film was one of the second prize middle school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam…

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