The Future of the 1st Amendment

The Future of the 1st Amendment

CLE Hours: 
1.0
CLE Credit: 
Substantive
Course Level: 
Intermediate

This session will focus on the purpose behind the 1st Amendment while exploring and understanding the Establishment Clause, the Free Exercise Clause, Freedom of Speech including Freedom of the Press, the Right to Peaceably Assemble, and the Right to petition for a governmental redress of grievances. Additionally, we will analyze and debate some key Supreme Court rulings under the 1st Amendment and how 1st Amendment rights can lead to some unethical Supreme Court decisions.