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Famous First Amendment Phrases: Origins
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Captive Audience
Kunz v. New York (1951)
Chilling Effect
Times Film Corp. v City of Chicago (1961)
Clear and Present Danger
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Commercial Speech
CBS v. Democratic National Committee (1973)
Fighting Words
Chaplinsky v. New Hampshire (1942)
marketplace of ideas
Lamont v. Postmaster General (1965)
Preferred Position
Jones v. City of Opelika (1942) overruled by Jones v. City of Opelika (II) (1943)
Prurient Interest
Mutual Film Corporation v. Industrial Commission of Ohio (1915) overruled by Joseph Burstyn, Inc. v. Wilson (1952)
Public Forum
International Association of Machinists v. Street (1961)
Shouting "Fire" in a Theatre
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Uninhibited, Robust and Wide-Open
New York Times Co. v. Sullivan (1964)
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