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    10.05.15 Professor Joel Gora on the Roberts Court and Future of Free Speech
    Professor Joel Gora

    As the new U.S. Supreme Court term opened on Monday, Oct. 5, Professor Joel Gora says that “the [Chief Justice] Roberts Court may well be the most speech-protective Court in a generation – if not in the nation’s history – reaffirming and expanding extraordinary protection for free speech in a variety of settings.”

    In his post, “The Roberts Court & the Future of Free Speech,” on the Concurring Opinions blog, Gora examines the Court’s coalition of a five-Justice “conservative majority” that has had significant impact on the Court’s jurisprudence in a number of areas, and was especially evident in its rulings on the crucial First Amendment right of freedom of speech.

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