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" The liberty of the press is indeed essential to the nature of a free state ; but this consists in laying no previous restraints upon publications, and not in freedom from censure for criminal matter, when published. Every freeman has an undoubted right... "
Proposed Investigation of the Motion-picture Industry - Page 57
by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary - 1922 - 64 pages
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Documents of American Constitutional and Legal History: From the age of ...

Melvin I. Urofsky, Paul Finkelman - History - 2002 - 1065 pages
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Blackstone's Commentaries on the Laws of England, Volumes 1-4

Wayne Morrison - Law - 2001 - 1800 pages
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Human Rights and the End of Empire: Britain and the Genesis of the European ...

A. W. Brian Simpson - Political Science - 2004 - 1161 pages
...restraints upon publications, and not in freedom from censure fur criminal matter when published Even' freeman has an undoubted right to lay what sentiments...improper, mischievous, or illegal, he must take the consequence ot his oĢ n temerity.139 There are, however, important differences. Thus in Dicey there...
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Constitutional and Administrative Law

Hilaire Barnett - Law - 2002 - 1026 pages
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The Signage Sourcebook: A Signage Handbook

Advertising laws - 2003 - 512 pages
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Media Accountability and Freedom of Publication

Denis McQuail - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 366 pages
...English jurist, Blackstone, writing in 1759, commented on the legal position of the publisher as follows: 'Every freeman has an undoubted right to lay what...he must take the consequences of his own temerity.' Article 11 of the 1789 Declaration of the Rights of Man states free expression is 'subject only to...
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Issues in Nigerian Media History, 1900-2000 AD

Ralph Afolabi Akinfeleye, Innocent E. Okoye - Information technology - 2003 - 194 pages
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Law & Justice: An Anthology

Soli J. Sorabjee - Human rights - 2003 - 410 pages
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Passionate Declarations: Essays on War and Justice

Howard Zinn - History - 2003 - 368 pages
...sentiments he pleases before the public; to forbid this is to destroy the freedom of the press; hut if he publishes what is improper, mischievous, or illegal, he must take the consequences of his own temerity.8 This is the ingenious doctrine of "no prior restraint." You can say whatever you want, print...
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