Government Sponsored Social Media and Public Forum Doctrine Under the First Amendment: Perils and Pitfalls

8 Pages Posted: 30 May 2018  

Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky

University of Missouri School of Law

Abstract

The goal of this article is to provide guidance to lawyers trying to navigate the morass that is the U.S. Supreme Court’s public forum jurisprudence in order to advise government actors wishing to establish social media forums.

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Keywords: public forum, social media, Supreme Court

Suggested Citation

Lidsky, Lyrissa Barnett, Government Sponsored Social Media and Public Forum Doctrine Under the First Amendment: Perils and Pitfalls. 19 The Public Lawyer 2 (2011) ; University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-25. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3187086

Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky (Contact Author)

University of Missouri School of Law

Missouri Avenue & Conley Avenue
Columbia, MO 65211
United States

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