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Supreme Court Landmark Case Brandenburg v. Ohio

Constitutional scholars Katie Fallow and Nadine Stossen talked about the 1969 landmark Supreme Court decision in Brandenburg v. Ohio. In… read more

Constitutional scholars Katie Fallow and Nadine Stossen talked about the 1969 landmark Supreme Court decision in Brandenburg v. Ohio. In the case the justices overturned the hate speech conviction of Clarence Brandenburg, an Ohio Ku Klux Klan leader, on the grounds that the state law violated the First Amendment. The guests also responded to viewer questions and comments.

A clip was shown of an interview with Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) speaking about her experience working as a lawyer for Clarence Brandenburg. Audio clips from some of the oral argument in the case was played. Another clip featured former Justice Antonin Scalia and Delegate Norton talking about free speech in American society. close

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Supreme Court Landmark Case Brandenburg v. Ohio

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Program ID:
440874-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 16, 2018 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 12, 2021 | 8:57am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 16, 2018 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 16, 2018 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 16, 2018 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 17, 2018 | 12:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 21, 2018 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 21, 2018 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 24, 2020 | 9:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 25, 2020 | 1:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 25, 2020 | 5:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 27, 2020 | 9:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 27, 2020 | 1:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 27, 2020 | 5:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 27, 2020 | 6:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 08, 2021 | 7:46pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 09, 2021 | 2:12am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 12, 2021 | 12:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 12, 2021 | 8:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
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