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Weinstein lectures about free speech at King's College

May 24, 2011

James Weinstein, the Amelia Lewis Professor of Constitutional Law, spoke at King’s College, Cambridge, May 25, in a talk titled, “Free Speech in the US and the UK: Some Invidious Comparisons.”

Weinstein is also a Visiting Fellow at King’s College.

Weinstein’s areas of academic interest are constitutional law, especially free speech, as well as jurisprudence, civil procedure and legal history. He is the author of Hate Speech, Pornography and the Radical Attack on Free Speech Doctrine, co-editor of Extreme Speech and Democracy, and has written numerous articles in law review symposia on a variety of free speech topics, including: obscenity doctrine, institutional review boards, commercial speech, database protection, campaign finance reform, the relationship between free speech and other constitutional rights, hate crimes, and campus speech codes. He has also written several articles on the history of personal jurisdiction and its implication for modern doctrine.

Staci McCabe,
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Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law