Westboro Baptist and the Limits of Religious Speech
Claremont Graduate University
May 2, 2011
Orange County Lawyer, Forthcoming
A discussion of the role of defense attorneys, the implications of the prosecutorial burden of proof, the Supreme Court case of Phelps v. Snyder, and a corresponding incident in Floyd County Virginia involving the posting of the 10 Commandments in a public school, by different parties, and why there were differing results depending upon the party.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 6
Keywords: Ethical Duties of Criminal Attorneys, Blackstone's Ratio, Phelps v. Snyder, Religious Speech, Ten Commandments
Date posted: September 3, 2011