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Advocacy of Violence
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Chronological list of cases
Advocacy of Action
Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
Yates v. United States (1957)
Assembly
Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
DeJonge v. Oregon (1937)
Herndon v. Lowry (1937)
Scales v. United States (1961)
Bad Tendency test
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Brandeis Non-Majority Opinions
Whitney v. California (1927) overruled by Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
Clear & Present Danger
Abrams v. United States (1919)
Debs v. United States (1919)
Dennis v. United States (1951)
Feiner v. New York (1951)
Frohwerk v. United States (1919)
Noto v. United States (1961)
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Speiser v. Randall (1958)
Taylor v. Mississippi (1943)
Terminiello v. Chicago (1949)
Criminal Anarchy
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Criminal Syndicalism
DeJonge v. Oregon (1937)
Fiske v. Kansas (1927)
Ruthenberg v. Michigan (1927)
Whitney v. California (1927) overruled by Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
Espionage Act Prosecutions
Abrams v. United States (1919)
Debs v. United States (1919)
Frohwerk v. United States (1919)
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Holmes Dissenting Opinions
Abrams v. United States (1919)
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Holmes Majority Opinions
Debs v. United States (1919)
Frohwerk v. United States (1919)
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Imminent Lawless Action Test
Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
Communist Party of Indiana v. Whitcomb (1974)
Hess v. Indiana (1973)
Klu Klux Klan
Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Oral Expression
Debs v. United States (1919)
Feiner v. New York (1951)
Hess v. Indiana (1973)
Taylor v. Mississippi (1943)
Terminiello v. Chicago (1949)
Printed Materials
Abrams v. United States (1919)
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Reactive Violence
Feiner v. New York (1951)
Terminiello v. Chicago (1949)
Smith Act Prosecutions
Dennis v. United States (1951)
Noto v. United States (1961)
Scales v. United States (1961)
Yates v. United States (1957)
Taxes
Speiser v. Randall (1958)
 

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