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Is Free Speech on Campus in Danger? A Conversation with Floyd Abrams

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Legendary First Amendment attorney Floyd Abrams has been counsel in numerous notable cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, including representing the New York Times in the Pentagon Papers case and Senator Mitch McConnell in Citizens United. Joined by Professor Nicole Ligon, Mr. Abrams will weigh in on the timely topics of campus speech, fake news, press relations in the current administration, and other trends concerning free expression. Co-sponsored by the First Amendment Clinic at Duke Law, the American Constitution Society and the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Melynn Glusman at melynn.glusman@law.duke.edu.

Type: LAW and LECTURE/TALK