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Communist Party
Barenblatt v. United States (1959)
Braden v. United States (1961)
Communist Party of the United States v. Subversive Activities Control Board (1961)
Dennis v. United States (1951)
Gibson v. Florida Legislative Investigation Committee (1963)
Harisiades v. Shaughnessy (1952)
Keyishian v. Board of Regents (1967)
Konigsberg v. State Bar of California, II (1961)
Lamont v. Postmaster General (1965)
Louisiana ex rel Gremillion v. NAACP (1961)
Noto v. United States (1961)
Scales v. United States (1961)
United States v. Robel (1967)
Uphaus v. Wyman (1959)
Whitney v. California (1927) overruled by Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
Wilkinson v. United States (1961)
Yates v. United States (1957)
Draft-Card Burning
United States v. O'Brien (1968)
Flag Salute
Spence v. Washington (1974)
Texas v. Johnson (1989)
United States v. Eichman (1990)
West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette (1943)
Opposition to War
Abrams v. United States (1919)
Cohen v. California (1971)
Debs v. United States (1919)
Frohwerk v. United States (1919)
Gilbert v. Minnesota (1920)
Schaefer v. United States (1920)
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Tinker v. Des Moines Independent Community School Dist. (1969)

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