Freedom of Speech

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Pa. Court Affirms Right of Group To Hurl Invective Outside Center City Mall

A local group called the Israelite School of Universal Practical Knowledge has received city permits to speak on the sidewalk near Liberty Place, at 16th and Chestnut Streets, voicing hatred toward whites, Asians, and other groups.

8 hours ago

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Students’ Free Speech Has Limits

What are the free speech rights of students to tweet vulgar things about the principal?

09/15/2014

Facebook

Fired For ‘Liking’ Someone

Can you be fired for ‘liking’ someone? As in, ‘liking’ them on Facebook?

11/01/2013

Is It Illegal To Give ‘The Finger’?

If you wave to a police officer with only one finger, can you be arrested for it?

01/30/2013

SLAPP Lawsuits

Many people are confused about freedom of speech and its limits – and the limits on trying to limit it. Here’s what you need to know.

10/24/2012

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Illegal Tweeting

Is it legal to live tweet from a sports event? Depends.

10/12/2012

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