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Unformatted text preview: Justice Holmes and Brandeis dissented. They argued that Abrams actions did not meet the clear and present danger test. Abrams did not have the ability or intent to carry out the message in his circulars. Notes: Similar opinion to Schenk. Holmes thought this should not have been up held. It was a misapplication of the clear and present danger test. It is not clear exactly what the difference in intent between this case and Schenk. It is likely though that it is ability and influence of the person. Later has been over ruled....
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2010 for the course PLS 460 taught by Professor Lermack during the Spring '10 term at Bradley.
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