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Bell Ringer: The Legacy of New York Times v. United States

The Legacy of New York Times v. United States

In discussing the landmark Supreme Court Case New York Times v. United States (1971), attorneys Floyd Abrams and Ted Olson talked about the legacy and legal precedent established in the case.

Description

In discussing the landmark Supreme Court Case New York Times v. United States (1971), attorneys Floyd Abrams and Ted Olson talked about the legacy and legal precedent established in the case.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • How has the ruling in New York Times v. United States impacted other cases?
  • What does Mr. Abrams mean when he says that barriers to prior restraint are "not absolute?" What are examples of this?
  • Based on this case, why is the barrier for restricting prior restraint so tough to overcome?

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Gag Orders
    • Irreparable Harm
    • Prior Restraint
    • Statute

    Grades

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