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4th Circuit affirms protection for repulsive speech
By Douglas Lee In troubling funeral-protest case, family’s pain cannot trump hysterical Westboro Baptist Church protester's First Amendment freedoms.   09.30.09

In a state notorious for secrecy, court offers pleasant surprise
By Douglas Lee Illinois appellate judges agree state freedom-of-information law requires disclosure of records about public employee's job performance.   08.25.09

Texas court asserts protections for online reporter
By Douglas Lee Case pitting Joe Kaufman of Front Page Magazine against Islamic groups underscores difficult question of who is a journalist.   07.21.09

11th Circuit wrestled with rights of press, publicity
By Douglas Lee Ease with which un-newsworthy becomes newsworthy is just one problem with body of law tackled by court in Nancy Benoit case.   07.01.09

Ill. district goes to great lengths to keep data under wraps
By Douglas Lee But state high court finally makes it clear that superintendent's employment contract is public.   05.29.09

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