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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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The Modern Review, Volume 97

Ramananda Chatterjee - India - 1955
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William Blackstone, George Sharswood - Law - 1908
...sentiments he pleases before the public ; to forbid this is to destroy the freedom of the press • out if he publishes what is improper, mischievous, or illegal, he must take the consequence of his own temerity. To subject the press to the restrictive power of a licenser, as was...
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Injunctions: Hearings Before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary - Injunctions - 1912 - 384 pages
...right to lay what matter he pleases before the public; to forbid this, is to destroy the freedom 01 the press; but if he publishes what is improper, mischievous,...he must take the consequences of his own temerity . To subject the press to the restrictive power of a licenser, as was formerly done, both before and...
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American State Trials: A Collection of the Important and ..., Volume 6

John Davison Lawson - Crime - 1916
...or violated. 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,...mischievous or illegal, he must take the consequences of his temerity. To punish dangerous or offensive writings, which, when published, shall, on a fair and impartial...
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Handbuch der Arzneimittellehre

Hermann Nothnagel - Pharmacology - 1914 - 947 pages
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American State Trials: A Collection of the Important and ..., Volume 6

John Davison Lawson - Crime - 1916
...or violated. 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,...mischievous or illegal, he must take the consequences of his temerity. To punish dangerous or offensive writings, which, when published, shall, on a fair and impartial...
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The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science

John Martin Vincent - History - 1916 - 189 pages
...accepted rule when he said that the liberty of the press "consists in laying no previous restraint upon publications, and not in freedom from censure...improper, mischievous, or illegal, he must take the consequence of his own temerity. ... To punish (as the law does at present) any dangerous or offensive...
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The Postal Power of Congress: A Study in Constitutional Expansion

Lindsay Rogers - Postal service - 1916 - 183 pages
...accepted rule when he said that the liberty of the press "consists in laying no previous restraint upon publications, and not in freedom from censure...improper, mischievous, or illegal, he must take the consequence of his own temerity. . . . To punish (as the law does at present) any dangerous or offensive...
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