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By David L. Hudson Jr.
First Amendment Center research attorney
The First Amendment prohibits government from abridging "the right of the people peaceably to assemble." FULL STORY>

3rd Circuit rejects Pittsburgh's abortion-clinic access law
Unanimous three-judge panel finds either set of distance limits could by itself be legal, but that combined, the zones violate First Amendment. 11.03.09
N.Y. man accused of tweeting cop actions at protests
During G-20 summit in Pittsburgh, man arrested for using Twitter to monitor police moves for other activists. 10.05.09

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