Expert authors discuss the First Amendment in detail, as well as defamation and mass communication. Addresses privacy and the mass media, restraint of obscene expression, and restraint of the press for national security purposes. Examines the free press/fair trial conflict and the freedom to gather news and information. Explores newspersons’ privilege, subpoenas, contempt citations, searches, and seizures. Also covers commercial speech regulation, what the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) does and does not do, FCC control of broadcast operations, and new technologies.
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Professor of Law, The Catholic University of America Director, Institute for Communications Law Studies, Washington D.C.
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Book Description West Group, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11031423831X
Book Description West Publishing Co, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 622 pages. 7.50x5.00x1.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk031423831X