Saturday, March 12, 2016

Akil Alleyne ― A REAL Free Speech Exception: Trump's Threats

Unlike "hate speech," Donald Trump's encouragement of violent attacks on protestors at his campaign rallies actually *does* fall within a judicially recognized exception to the 1st Amendment right to free speech.

Here's a bit of info on the "incitement to imminent lawless action" exception to the First Amendment:

Here's some footage of the sucker-punching of a protestor by a Trump supporter at a recent Trump rally:

Here's the article from which I read Trump's most legally egregious threat:

Here's a Mediaite article on that same incident: