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  • Newseum Forum on the First Amendment and Freedom
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    First Amendment and Freedom

    The Newseum celebrated its final program examining the First Amendment. Among the speakers were "Fox News Sunday"'s Chris Wallace, Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), and legal scholar…

    550 views
  • New York City Bar Association Hosts Forum on Freedom of Speech
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    Freedom of Speech

    Constitutional law experts and attorneys discussed freedom of speech. Speakers included former ACLU President Nadine Strossen and attorneys Floyd Abrams, Daniel Kornstein, and Alex Abdo. Topics…

    745 views
  • Supreme Court Landmark Case emNew York Times v United Statesem
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    Supreme Court Landmark Case New York Times v. United States

    Floyd Abrams and Theodore Olon talked about the Supreme Court’s 1971 decision in New York Times v. United States. The case concerns the New York Times and Washington Post's successful challenge to the…

    22,035 views
  • Attorney Gives Keynote Address at First Amendment Conference
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    First Amendment in the Digital Age, Floyd Abrams Remarks

    Constitutional law attorney Floyd Abrams was a keynote speaker at a symposium on First Amendment issues. He criticized President Trump’s attacks on the press and accused him of having an…

    284 views
  • Hearing Focuses on Free Speech on College Campuses
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    Free Speech on College Campuses

    College students, university officials, and law professors testified at a hearing on the First Amendment and free speech on college campuses. Topics included the role colleges play in…

    4,848 views
  • Washington Journal Floyd Abrams Discusses the First Amendment and Press Freedom
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    Floyd Abrams on the First Amendment and Press Freedom

    Author Floyd Abrams talked about President Trump’s recent attacks on the press.

    769 views
  • Trump Administration and the First Amendment
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    Trump Administration and the First Amendment

    George Freeman, the former assistant general counsel for the New York Times, moderated a panel discussion on the Trump administration and its relationship with the press at the American Bar…

    717 views
  • emThe Soul of the First Amendmentem
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    The Soul of the First Amendment

    Floyd Abrams talked about The Soul of the First Amendment, his book on free speech and the First Amendment. He spoke with Jeffrey Rosen.

    392 views
  • Washington Journal Floyd Abrams Discusses the First Amendment
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    Floyd Abrams on the First Amendment

    Floyd Abrams talked about his book, The Soul of the First Amendment: Why Freedom of Speech Matters. Topics included his reasons for writing the book, President Trump’s statements on on libel law,…

    1,075 views
  • Discussion on Campaign Finance Law
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    Buckley v. Valeo and Campaign Finance Law, Panel 1

    Panelists talked about the significance of the 1976 Supreme Court decision in Buckley v. Valeo. In the case the court struck down spending limits for political campaigns but upheld limits…

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  • Discussion on Press Freedom and Radicalism
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    Press Freedom and Radicalism

    Panelists talked about press freedom and radicalism. Sylvie Kauffmann, editorial director of Le Monde, said the French government was considering Internet restrictions in the wake of the…

    1,087 views
  • emWhen Money Speaksem
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    When Money Speaks

    Ronald K. L. Collins talked about his book, When Money Speaks: The McCutcheon Decision, Campaign Finance Laws, and the First Amendment, in which he looks at the Supreme Court’s ruling in…

    394 views
  • Campaign Finance
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    Campaign Finance

    Witnesses that included Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) testified at a hearing on a proposed constitutional amendment in response to the Supreme Court’s decision on campaign finance in…

    4,819 views
  • emFriend of the Courtem
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    Friend of the Court

    Floyd Abrams talked about his book, Friend of the Court: On the Front Lines with the First Amendment, in which he presents a collection of his oral arguments, briefs, articles, and speeches…

    192 views
  • Impact of New Media on the Courts
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    Impact of New Media on the Courts

    Panelists talked about the effects of social media on court cases. They talked through a hypothetical case and moved through a series of motions considering the different perspectives of the…

    557 views
  • Wikileaks Legal Issues
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    Wikileaks Legal Issues

    Floyd Abrams talked about the various legal issues surrounding the Wikileaks Web site, as well as the possible prosecution of the site’s editor-in-chief Julian Assange under the 1917 Espionage…

    835 views
  • emCitizens United v Federal Election Commissionem Oral Argument
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    Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission. The case arose from a political documentary called Hillary: The Movie. The film’s producers lost a…

    11,025 views
  • emCitizens United v Federal Election Commissionem Reactions
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    Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission Reactions

    Participants spoke to the press after the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 5-4 ruling on Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission. The case addresses campaign finance laws and the 2002…

    1,216 views
  • The Pentagon Papers  25 Years After
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    The Pentagon Papers - 25 Years After

    Marking the 25th anniversary of the Pentagon Papers case, the original participants in the case New York Times v. U.S. Government talked about the case. Each participant detailed his part…

    616 views
  • American Press in Times of War
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    American Press in Times of War

    ABA Annual Conference - American Press in Times of War

    115 views
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