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Bell Ringer: New York Times v. United States- Oral Arguments for the New York Times

New York Times v. United States- Oral Arguments for the New York Times

In discussing the landmark Supreme Court Case New York Times v. United States (1971), attorneys Floyd Abrams and Ted Olson explained the oral arguments that New York Times attorney made during the case. Audio of the oral arguments is included in this clip.

Description

In discussing the landmark Supreme Court Case New York Times v. United States (1971), attorneys Floyd Abrams and Ted Olson explained the oral arguments that New York Times attorney made during the case. Audio of the oral arguments is included in this clip.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • What arguments does Alexander Bickel make for the New York Times?
  • Describe the strategy that Mr. Bickel uses in making these arguments.

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • First Amendment
    • Oral Arguments
    • Prior Restraint
    • Vietnam War

    Topics

    Supreme Court Cases