Weinstein's essay featured in prominent court decision
James">http://apps.law.asu.edu/Apps/Faculty/Faculty.aspx?individual_id=137">James Weinstein, the Amelia Lewis Professor of Constitutional Law, and his essay, “Extreme Speech, Public Order and Democracy,” from his book, Extreme Speech and Democracy, were cited in the England and Wales High Court (Administrative Court) Decisions of the case Munim Abdul and Others and Director of Public Prosecutions.
The essay, which examines the different legal responses of various democracies toward extreme expression and hate speech, was cited by Justice Davis who argued that it provided the “most interesting and powerful critique.”
Read the case here.
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