SCOTUS: Definition of Hate Speech and Other Important Developments under the First Amendment

On June 19th, 2017, the United States Supreme Court reached two important conclusions in terms of the First Amendment. In Matal v.Tam, 581 U.S. ____ (2017), the Supreme Court provided a useful definition of what a hate speech is as well as it’s relation to the First Amendment. The highest Court also had the opportunity to decide once and for all if a trademark constitutes a representation in any way of the government’s point of view.

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