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Abrams, Floyd
Friend of the court : on the front lines with the First Amendment / Floyd Abrams
Production, publication, distribution, manufacture, copyright New Haven : Yale University Press, [2013]
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  KF4770 .A915 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Freedom of expression -- United States
Subject United States. Constitution. 1st Amendment
Subject(s) Lawyers -- United States -- Biography
Subject United States. Supreme Court
Physical Description xii, 473 pages ; 25 cm
Content Type text
Media Type unmediated
Carrier Type volume
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The vice of censorship -- The United States and the world -- The First Amendment and national security -- Presidents vs. the First Amendment -- On libel and privacy -- Copyright woes -- Confidential sources -- Citizens united -- Assessing the press -- Reflections
Summary This collection of Abrams' writings gathers speeches, articles, debates, briefs, oral arguments, and testimony from his entire career. The writings illuminate topics of ongoing import: WikiLeaks, the correctness of the Citizens United case, journalist shield laws, and, not least, the responsibilities of the press
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