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Posts tagged with Jay M. Near

Freedom of the press is a base principle in our society. However, this freedom was challenged by the government until 1931 when the case of Near v. Minnesota¬†proved that prior restraint (censorship on expression before the expression actually takes place) is unconstitutional. The Saturday Press¬†was created and run by an anti-Semitic man, Jay M. Near, […]

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