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Unformatted text preview: Kerr doesnt understand what the students are trying to put forward Cohen v. OBrien Cohen was arrested for offensive conduct by an officer in the court room Cohen wore jacket to express his feelings for the Vietnam War and about the draft Cohen stated that his right to freedom of expression of 1 st amendment was violated Supreme Court ruled in his favor 5:4 Court stated that a speaker cannot be silenced because the audience finds it offensive 1968-democratic national convention-assassination of MLK & 2 months after senator Robert F. Kennedy assassinated 1970-Kent State shooting also known as Kent-State Massacre-National Guard killed unarmed students-police power of states turn against the citizens...
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This note was uploaded on 11/16/2010 for the course DOC DOC 2 taught by Professor Lee during the Winter '08 term at UCSD.
- Winter '08