Category: First Amendment

June 25, 2007

“Bong Hits 4 Jesus,” Just Not At School

Filed under: First Amendment,Freedom of Speech,Supreme Court - 25 Jun 2007

The supreme court ruled to limit students’ speech today, at least when it comes to pro-marijuana messages.

In 2002, Joseph Frederick unfurled a banner at a school-sanctioned event which read, “Bong Hits 4 Jesus.” Young Frederick was summarily …

April 23, 2007

Imus & Freedom of Speech

Filed under: First Amendment,Freedom of Speech - 23 Apr 2007

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government