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Chuck Schumer: There Should Be Limits to the First Amendment

Anonymous15620 Wrote: Jul 18, 2012 8:06 AM
How long you gonna ride that dead horse?
Fuzzy2 Wrote: Jul 18, 2012 8:16 AM
The law is a dead horse to liberals, and sadly, many republicans.
It what you say is the truth Gary, I am glad you put it out there.

I think the only reason anyone would have to give you grief over it is because they think nothing can or will be done about it even if you are correct. They want to continue to be led to the slaughter.

While debating the DISCLOSE Act last night on the Senate floor, New York Senator Chuck Schumer called for restrictions on the First Amendment, citing other laws and regulations already in place in the United States that do so.

I believe there ought to be limits because the First Amendment is not absolute. No amendment is absolute. You can’t scream ‘fire’ falsely in a crowded theater. We have libel laws. We have anti-pornography laws. All of those are limits on the First Amendment. Well, what could be more important than the wellspring of our democracy? And certain limits...