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By Rodney Smolla
Dean, University of Richmond School of Law
The First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States declares that "Congress shall make no law … abridging the freedom of speech." FULL STORY>

In gray area involving fees, justices back union
By Tony Mauro 'Right to work' advocates lose in Locke v. Karass, a case from Maine challenging portion of fees designated for national litigation. 01.22.09
Anti-porn law dies quietly in Supreme Court
Federal law known as COPA, intended to protect children from sexual material online, was passed in 1998 but never took effect. 01.21.09

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