US Supreme Court to hear case on domestic violence and first amendment
Louis P. Winner
he United States Supreme Court is going to hear a case about the intersection
of the first amendment and protection orders. A man, who had been convicted
of domestic violence, wrote on a facebook about harming his wife, and
quoted Eminem lyrics. The man was sentenced to jail over his posts. The
man has now appealed claiming a first amendment right to such postings.
Reads more about the case here: