First Amendment

Lawyers for President Donald Trump and Summer Zervos, a former “Apprentice” contestant who sued the president for saying her sexual misconduct claims were lies, are scheduled to be in court Tuesday, June 5.
AP Photo/Susan Walsh
June 05, 2018 - 6:56 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump is asking an appeals court to restore his power to block critics on Twitter. Government lawyers representing Trump and White House Social Media Director Dan Scavino filed paperwork Monday to appeal a federal judge's ruling last month that said blocking people...
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From left: The San Francisco 49ers' Eli Harold (58), Colin Kaepernick (7) and Eric Reid (35) kneel during the national anthem before their a game against the Dallas Cowboys on Oct. 2, 2016.
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Cherri Gregg
May 23, 2018 - 5:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — NFL players — like all Americans — have First and 14th amendment rights that prevent the government from retaliating against them for their symbolic conduct. But the NFL isn't the government. Commissioner Roger Goodell announced a rule change within the NFL in which...
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The ACLU is suing SEPTA for a policy on advertising that it says is so broad that it violates the First Amendment.
Pat Loeb | KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
May 02, 2018 - 1:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The ACLU is suing SEPTA for a policy on advertising that it says is so broad that it violates the First Amendment. SEPTA adopted a policy — banning "public issues" ads — after it was forced to accept anti-Muslim ads from an extreme-right political group four years ago...
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