Judge rules Trump cannot block his critics on Twitter without violating First Amendment | KTXS

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NEW YORK (AP) A federal judge in New York says President Donald Trump violates the First Amendment by blocking critics on Twitter for political speech.Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan issued the written decision Wednesday.In the ruling, she said no More »

Size matters: Alabama city orders gym owner to remove controversial sign | KTXS

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PELL CITY, Ala. (WBMA) – A Pell City business owner’s sign is causing quite the discussion around town. Two days after the owner put up the sign, the city ordered him to remove it.Pell City Fitness owner Scott Campbell says he never wanted to offend anyone More »

The finer points of Buc-ee’s case that convinced jury of Choke Canyon’s trademark breach – Houston Chronicle

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Those in court during the spat over Texas roadside stop logos heard the finer points Buc-ee’s made to convince a federal jury in Houston Tuesday that Choke Canyon’s finger-licking alligator had violated its established buck-toothed beaver branding. More »

Sharing nude photos of current or ex-partners protected under First Amendment, court rules | Texas | Dallas News

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Yeti Coolers attacks 3 more competitors in court for ‘confusingly similar’ cups; CreekFire, RELYMedia and NineLine Apparel on defense – Austin Business Journal

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Grits for Breakfast: On the limits of tuff-on-crime ideology at the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals

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Disney attempts to dethrone rival princess trademark registration

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Disney has opposed a princess-related trademark registration, claiming that the mark would create a likelihood of confusion. More »

Historical Supreme Court Cases Now Online | Library of Congress

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More than 225 years of Supreme Court decisions acquired by the Library of Congress are now publicly available online – free to access in a page image format for the first time. The Library has made available more than 35,000 cases that were published in the printed bound editions of United States Reports (U.S. Reports).United States Reports is a series of bound case reporters that are the official reports of decisions for the United States Supreme Court dating to the court’s first decision in 1791 and to earlier courts that preceded the Supreme Court in the colonial era. The Library’s new online collection offers access to individual cases published in volumes 1-542 of the bound edition. This collection of Supreme Court cases is fully searchable. Filters allow users More »

8 ways college student views on free speech are evolving

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As college campuses across the United States grapple with questions surrounding the power and limits of free expression, a new Gallup-Knight More »

Remaining Vigilant in Protecting Free Speech on College Campuses – Jackson Walker

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In College Republicans, the student group applied to the University of Washington to use Red Square for the appearance of Patriot Prayer leader Joey Gibson. More »