In USA Today: Prof. Garnett on Implications of Two Supreme Court Cases

Author: Susan Good

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Here is a brief excerpt from an op-ed written by Notre Dame Professor of Law Richard Garnett and published by USA Today on Monday, March 30, 2009:

“The First Amendment’s free-speech clause is sometimes compared to a castle, or fortress. There is a lot of truth to this image, and the freedom of speech is indeed well served by the First Amendment’s walls. It is not the whole picture, though, as two Supreme Court decisions — one just decided and another on tap for next year — remind us.”

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Learn more about Professor Garnett here: /faculty/richard-w-garnett