Burt Neuborne is the Inez Milholland Professor of Civil Liberties and the founding legal director of the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law School. He has served as the national legal director of the ACLU, as special counsel to the NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund, and as a member of the New York City Human Rights Commission. During his 50 years of public interest practice, Neuborne has participated in more than two hundred cases in the US Supreme Court. He played Jerry Falwell’s lawyer in Miloš Forman’s The People vs. Larry Flynt and was the Court TV commentator for the trial of O. J. Simpson. Neuborne is the author of Madison’s Music and more than fifty scholarly articles and has contributed to The Nation.
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Is the First Amendment Poetic?
While paying lip service to the “poetry” of the First Amendment, Burt Neuborne turns his book into an argument in favor of less First Amendment protection....