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Should The Government Outlaw Lying In Politics?

Should The Government Outlaw Lying In Politics?

Today the Supreme Court sided with the pro-life group Susan B. Anthony List in a dispute over an election law in Ohio which makes it illegal to “post, publish, circulate, distribute, or otherwise disseminate a false statement concerning a candidate…if the statement is designed to promote the election, nomination, or defeat of the candidate.  The SBA

Should Lies In Politics Be Illegal?

The Supreme Court will be hearing oral arguments in Susan B. Anthony List v. Driehaus next month. The case pertains to an Ohio law which makes it illegal to “post, publish, circulate, distribute, or otherwise disseminate a false statement concerning a candidate…if the statement is designed to promote the election, nomination, or defeat of the

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