Zorba the Hutt (zorbathut) wrote,
Zorba the Hutt

best. legal document. ever.

"The state has the power to protect its citizenry from actual harm, and thus has the power to outlaw one yelling 'Fire!' on a crowded theatre. However, yelling 'Fuck!' in a crowded theatre does not create a clear and present danger to anyone and thus cannot be outlawed. Although they are both four letter words that start with F, the distinction is constitutionally significant."
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