Commercial speech as free expression : the case for first amendment equivalence /

For many years, commercial speech was summarily excluded from First Amendment protection, without reason or logic. Starting in the mid-1970s, the Supreme Court began to extend protection but it remained strictly limited. In recent years, that protection has expanded, but both Court and scholars have...

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Main Author: Redish, Martin H. (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2021.
Series:Cambridge studies on civil rights and civil liberties.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Commercial speech and the values of free expression
  • False commercial speech and the first amendment
  • The right of publicity, commercial speech, and the equivalency principle
  • Compelled commercial speech and the first amendment
  • Scientific expression and commercial speech : the problem of product health claims
  • Conclusion : making the case for first amendment equivalence.