A prominant advocate of the First Amendment traces the threat lawsuits pose to a basic freedom, probing seven forms of free speech currently suffering in a highly litigious society.
First principles and basic tensions -- Libel : the value of a reputation -- Libel on the Internet -- Threats and incitement on the Internet -- Privacy : paparazzi and other intruders -- The perils of news-gathering -- Defective and dangerous products? -- The risks of advertising -- "The movie made me do it!" -- What's next?
Published: 1st November 2001