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Is Obscene Speech Protected by the First Amendment?
Is Obscene Speech Protected by the First Amendment?

Did you know that Alabama has a law on the books that prohibits individuals from displaying bumper stickers with obscene language on them? The law does not only apply to bumper stickers but also to any sign or writing displayed in public that depicts “obscene language ...

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