Film, Video Constitution Day 2011: The Supreme Court and Free Speech

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Title
Constitution Day 2011: The Supreme Court and Free Speech
Summary
In honor of Constitution Day, journalist Dahlia Lithwick speaks on the Supreme Court and free speech.
Event Date
September 16, 2011
Notes
-  Dahlia Lithwick, a senior editor and legal correspondent for Slate, writes the column "Supreme Court Dispatches" and has covered the Microsoft trial and other legal issues. Before joining Slate, she worked for a family law firm in Reno, Nev., and clerked for Procter Hug, chief justice of the ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in 1996. Her work has appeared in the New Republic, Commentary, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Elle and on CNN.com. She is a weekly legal commentator for the NPR show, Day to Day.
Related Resources
Law Library of Congress: https://www.loc.gov/law/
Running Time
54 minutes 9 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video

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