NEAR V. MINNESOTA

NEAR V. MINNESOTA

NEAR V. MINNESOTA

NEAR V. MINNESOTA

FREEDOM OF THE PRESS is a bedrock constitutional principle. However, the presumption that the press cannot be restrained from publishing stories was not established until 1931, when the U.S. Supreme Court issued its landmark ruling
in Near v. Minnesota, 283 U.S. 697, 51 S. Ct. 625,
75 L. Ed. 1357. This FIRST AMENDMENT decision

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