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Mom Convicted For Swearing At Son

Mom Convicted For Swearing At Son

The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday sustained a mother’s conviction, who was charged last year with disorderly conduct for swearing at her 14-year-old son over burnt popcorn, without indicating whether she was protected by the First Amendment.

Port Hueneme: Councilman Hensley strikes back with constitutional rights abridgement lawsuit

Port Hueneme: Councilman Hensley strikes back with constitutional rights abridgement lawsuit

By George Miller Port Hueneme Council-censured Member Jim Hensley has filed a complaint against Mayor Tom Figg, former Deputy City Manager Carmen Nichols and the city, for 1st and 14th Amendment right of free speech abridgement, per a press release received today. A press conference announced only this morning was scheduled to take place at […]

Eber: Free Speech Dying at UC Berkley

Eber: Free Speech Dying at UC Berkley

  By Stephen Frank It cost the taxpayers $600,000 to allow Ben Shapiro to speak at Cal Berkeley.  For fifteen minutes on campus by Milo, you paid $800,000 to protect him.  Earlier in the year millions were spent on the riots caused by Progressives, Antifa and Black Lives Matter when they rioted, burned cars and building […]

The trial of John Doe vs. [Censored]

The trial of John Doe vs. [Censored]

  By Jon Rappoport The trial took place in a quiet empty room, in an underground bunker,  at an undisclosed location in [Censored]. The Judge sat behind a high table. John Doe stood below him. Judge: You are John Doe? You have a website called Doe Doe? Doe: Yes, Your Honor. May I know your […]

Saving the world from Ann Coulter

Saving the world from Ann Coulter

  By Jon Rappoport Ann Coulter UC Berkeley clash reveals massive covert op.   Conservative firebrand Ann Coulter’s scheduled speech at the U of California Berkeley is off, it’s on, it’s been delayed, the student groups sponsoring her appearance are suing the University, she’ll speak indoors, she’ll speak outdoors, and on it goes. . University […]

Center for Medical Progress Statements on Charges filed by California AG against Journalists Planned Parenthood’s Alleged Selling of Baby Body Parts

Center for Medical Progress Statements on Charges filed by California AG against Journalists Planned Parenthood’s Alleged Selling of Baby Body Parts

CMP STATEMENT ON UNCONSTITUTIONAL GAG ORDER AGAINST PLANNED PARENTHOOD VIDEO RELEASE The gag order against the release of CMP’s footage of Planned Parenthood leadership discussing criminal conduct at National Abortion Federation Meetings is an attack on the First Amendment and an attack on the constitutional separation of powers. These videos are now unquestionably information the […]

Brief filed in defense of Alabama Chief Justice Roy S. Moore Brief filed in defense of Prayer before meetings of County Board

Brief filed in defense of Alabama Chief Justice Roy S. Moore Brief filed in defense of Prayer before meetings of County Board

Moore v. Alabama Judicial Inquiry Commission (read brief here) Lund v. Rowan County, NC (read brief here) We were pleased that, during the Christmas Season, our firm had the opportunity to file amicus curiae briefs in two important cases – one in defense of the illegal removal of the Chief Justice of Alabama that was […]

Trump and the First Amendment

Trump and the First Amendment

By Richard A. Nixon There are those who live in fear that Donald Trump is going to take our First Amendment, Freedom of Speech, from us.  This is apparently based upon Trump’s tweet to the effect that burning our flag should be punishable. In 1989  in the Texas v. Johnson case,  the Supreme Court held that the […]

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE — The First Amendment Means What It Says

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE — The First Amendment Means What It Says

. By L. Neil Smith  First of all, an apology of sorts: I was engaged this week in a Facebook “discussion” about the mandates of the First Amendment, and I promised one of the individuals I was arguing with that I would explain, the next day, why he is wrong and I am right about […]

PLF suit sparks move to repeal ban on “For Sale” signs in parked cars

PLF suit sparks move to repeal ban on “For Sale” signs in parked cars

In response to the federal First Amendment lawsuit filed last month by Pacific Legal Foundation and San Juan Capistrano resident Michael Cefali, the city is poised to abolish its ordinance — San Juan Capistrano Municipal Code § 4-6.311(a) — that forbids the display of “For Sale” signs in cars parked on public streets. The city […]

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