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Michigan high court tells lower court to re-examine ban on home-business signs
Rochester Hills ordinance 'may directly advance the city's interest in preserving the character of its residential neighborhoods,' rules state high court.   05.07.99

Pennsylvania high court dismisses charges against woman who cussed at cop
'Offense of disorderly conduct is not intended as a catchall for every act which annoys,' writes court.   05.06.99

High court refuses to hear challenge to Georgia ban on in-person lawyer solicitation
'The court missed an opportunity' to clarify how much protection attorney speech has, says lawyer for two Atlanta personal injury attorneys.   05.05.99

Correctional officer can be demoted for living with parolee brother
Court says employer's need to avoid conflicts of interest trumps employee's free-association rights.   05.03.99

Jail's newspaper ban violated prisoner's rights, rules federal appeals court
Court rejects sheriff's argument that television provided adequate alternative to newspapers.   04.30.99

Exotic dancer, club challenge law against nudity at places serving alcohol
Law unconstitutional because it 'conditions the conferral of a benefit upon the surrender of a constitutional right,' plaintiffs allege.   04.29.99

Attorneys for fired policewoman seek 'lawful justification' for dismissal
'We believe that Officer Walton had a First Amendment right to address the City Council,' says executive director of the New York Civil Liberties Union.   04.28.99

Arizona court rejects bar owner's challenge to liquor-license suspension
'A person's right of association may be curtailed if necessary to further a significant governmental interest,' judges find.   04.27.99

Florida appeals court rejects chiropractors' challenge of anti-solicitation law
Judges find statute is reasonably tailored to fit the state's interests in preventing insurance fraud and rising premiums.   04.26.99

Library board won't appeal court decision barring mandatory filtering
Old policy was 'blatantly unconstitutional,' says Virginia county library board member.   04.22.99



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