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Unformatted text preview: Broadening Political Expression: The 1 st Amendment protections have been broadened to cover Literature Entertainment Advertising Emotive Speech Hate Speech Libel: written defamation; writing false of damaging things about someone Indecency: range of words & depictions improper on public airwaves (Federal Communications Commission) Communication Decency Act: protecting children from internet Patriot Act: section 215 Gave federal agents new authority to pre-empt terrorist with no close judicial oversight receive records from libraries & book stores...
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2011 for the course SPCH 1101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.
- Fall '10