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Famous Freedom of Expression Cases
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Chronological list of cases
  44 Liquormart v. Rhode Island (1996)
  Abrams v. United States (1919)
  American Communications Association v. Douds (1950) effectively overruled by United States v. Brown (1965)
  Ashcroft v. ACLU, II (2004)
  Ashcroft v. Free Speech Coalition (2002)
  Barenblatt v. United States (1959)
  Bartnicki v. Vopper (2001)
  Beauharnais v. Illinois (1952)
  Bethel School Dist. No. 403 v. Fraser (1986)
  Bigelow v. Virginia (1975)
  Board of Education, Island Trees Union Free School District v. Pico (1982)
  Bolger v. Youngs Drug Products Corp. (1983)
  Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
  Buckley v. Valeo (1976)
  Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp. v. Public Service Comm. (1980)
  Chaplinsky v. New Hampshire (1942)
  City of Erie v. PAP'S A.M. (2000)
  City of Renton v. Playtime Theatres, Inc (1986)
  Cohen v. California (1971)
  Debs v. United States (1919)
  DeJonge v. Oregon (1937)
  Dennis v. United States (1951)
  Federal Communications Commission v. Pacifica (1978)
  Feiner v. New York (1951)
  First National Bank of Boston v. Bellotti (1978)
  Gertz v. Welch (1974)
  Gitlow v. New York (1925)
  Grosjean v. American Press Co. (1936)
  Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier (1988)
  Hurley v. Irish-American Gay Group of Boston (1995)
  Hustler Magazine v. Falwell (1988)
  Joseph Burstyn, Inc. v. Wilson (1952)
  Kleindienst v. Mandel (1972)
  Kovacs v. Cooper (1949)
  Lamont v. Postmaster General (1965)
  Lovell v. City of Griffin (1938)
  Marsh v. Alabama (1946)
  Miami Herald Publishing Co. v. Tornillo (1974)
  Milkovich v. Lorain Journal Co. (1990)
  Miller v. California (1973)
  NAACP v. Alabama (1958)
  National Endowment for the Arts v. Finley (1998)
  Near v. Minnesota (1931)
  New York Times Co. v. Sullivan (1964)
  New York Times Co. v. United States (1971)
  New York v. Ferber (1982)
  Paris Adult Theatre I v. Slaton (1973)
  Patterson v. Colorado (1907) overruled by Stromberg v. California (1931)
  R.A.V. v. City of St. Paul (1992)
  Reno v. ACLU (1997)
  Republican Party of Minnesota v. White (2002)
  Richmond Newspapers, Inc. v. Virginia (1980)
  Roberts v. United States Jaycees (1984)
  Rosenberger v. Rector & Visitors of the University of Virginia (1995)
  Roth v. United States (1957)
  Rust v. Sullivan (1991)
  Schenck v. United States (1919)
  Street v. New York (1969)
  Stromberg v. California (1931)
  Terminiello v. Chicago (1949)
  Texas v. Johnson (1989)
  Thomas v. Collins (1945)
  Thornhill v. Alabama (1940)
  Time, Inc. v. Firestone (1976)
  Tinker v. Des Moines Independent Community School Dist. (1969)
  United Public Workers v. Mitchell (1947)
  United States v. Eichman (1990)
  United States v. O'Brien (1968)
  United States v. Robel (1967)
  Valentine v. Chrestensen (1942) overruled by Virginia State Board of Pharmacy v. Virginia Citizens Consumer Council, Inc. (1976)
  Virginia State Board of Pharmacy v. Virginia Citizens Consumer Council, Inc. (1976)
  West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette (1943)
  Whitney v. California (1927) overruled by Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
  Wooley v. Maynard (1977)
  Young v. American Mini Theatres (1976)
  Zurcher v. Stanford Daily (1978)
  Zurcher v. Stanford Daily (1978)
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