The People vs. Larry Flynt: The Price of Freedom
Law → United States Constitution → First Amendment
A lawyer reminds the jury to not let their personal stance on an issue affect the ability of others to enjoy a product or service. He urges the members of the jury to support the freedom of expression and warns that their decision could place unnecessary restrictions on the citizens' first amendment rights.
Public Discussion Questions
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Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studiessummarize rights guaranteed in the Bill of Rights
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studiesanalyze and evaluate the text, intent, meaning, and importance of the Declaration of Independence an...
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studiesidentify the freedoms and rights guaranteed by each amendment in the Bill of Rights