Bill Quick

David French is wowing the students at SMU with a talk on the First Amendment, part of the National Review Institute’s celebration of Free Speech Day. Every day should be free speech day at every university in America. That a … Continue reading

First Amendment Victory in Wisconsin
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Man arrested for disparaging police on Facebook settles suit for $35,000 | Ars Technica Local authorities said the man’s comments were “fighting words” that were not protected by the First Amendment. A state appeals court reversed the conviction, saying the … Continue reading

Free Expression May Not Be Pretty – But Then Liberty So Often Isn’t
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Franklin Graham is pulling bank accounts from Wells Fargo for featuring same-sex couple in ad | The Charlotte Observer The Charlotte Observer Franklin Graham is calling on Christians to boycott the corporations that feature same-sex relationships in their commercials. And … Continue reading

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Trump: Yes to more infrastructure spending, no to Mohammed cartoons « Hot Air Shorter Trump:  No to the First Amendment guarantee of freedom of expression. Like (0) … Continue reading

Twice As Hard
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Flag fracas at Valdosta State – Valdosta Daily Times: Local News VALDOSTA — A military veteran was detained but not charged by Valdosta State University police after she approached a group of protesters on campus who were walking on an … Continue reading

Not Really a Victory For Free Speech
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“Caveman” blogger wins right to blog advice about food and fitness without a state license « Hot Air Steve Cooksey sued the North Carolina Board of Dietetics/Nutrition three years ago after it tried to censor his blog. The agency said … Continue reading

Unconstitutional Preference Upheld

US Judge Rejects Muslim Woman’s Unconstitutional Demand To Oath on the Quran A Muslim woman involved in a custody dispute with her separated husband refused to take an oath on the Bible in a Pennsylvania court, demanding instead to be … Continue reading