Jun 22, 2017
Free Speech & the Law
"Controversial speech has people talking about what restrictions, if any, society can enforce on words we despise."
While certain often-heard cliches about free speech may be true, when it comes to determining whether specific speech is prohibited those cliches are rarely helpful:
“The dilemma is that the public debate about free speech relies on useless cliches, not on accurate information about the law.”