U.S. v. Stevens
April 20, 2010 at 9:31 AM
Today’s eight-to-one decision in U.S. v. Stevens is available online at the Supreme Court website. The court concluded that 18 U. S. C. §48, Depiction of animal cruelty, which criminalizes the commercial creation, sale, or possession of certain depictions of animal cruelty, is over broad and invalid under the First Amendment.
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