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By David L. Hudson Jr.
First Amendment scholar
Litigation over specialty license plates continues in various federal courts across the country. FULL STORY>  
Rowdy W.Va. student basketball fans under fire
University official warns students after profanity at game reaches such volume it was heard on national TV. 02.06.10
Blog: Curse tree-trimmers at your own risk
By David L. Hudson Jr. Arkansas woman who confronted tree workers and cops crossed the line into fighting words, court rules. 02.04.10
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