Media Law Prof Blog

Editor: Christine A. Corcos
Louisiana State Univ.

Monday, March 30, 2009

Iowa Bill Would Restrict Campaign Speech, Political Cartoons

Here's a link to the text of that Iowa bill that would ban political cartoons and restrict the distribution of campaign material without the permission of candidates. Here's short commentary from Eugene Volokh and Rick Hasen, both of whom note it has serious (major, insurmountable?) constitutionality problems.

[Thanks to Brendan Craig for the tip].

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/2009/03/iowa-bill-would-restrict-campaign-speech-political-cartoons.html

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