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Did Hustler Magazine v. Falwell overturn New York Times v. Sullivan?

Hustler Magazine, Inc. v. Falwell, 485 US 46 (1988) Not at all. Hustler Magazine v. Falwell involved a misapplication of defamation criteria set in New York Times v. Sulliv (MORE)

Why did the case of Hustler Magazine v. Falwell have to be heard and interpreted by the US Supreme Court?

Hustler Magazine, Inc. v. Falwell, 485 US 46 (1988) The lower courts incorrectly allowed a civil jury to award Jerry Falwell a total of $200,000 in compensatory and punitive (MORE)

Who authored the US Supreme Court's majority opinion in Hustler Magazine v Falwell?

Hustler Magazine, Inc. v. Falwell, 485 US 46 (1988) Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist wrote the unanimous (8-0*) opinion of the Court, and was joined by Justices Brennan, Mar (MORE)

What were the constitutional issues in Hustler Magazine v. Falwell 1988?

Hustler Magazine, Inc. v. Falwell, 485 US 46 (1988) The question before the Court was: "Does the First Amendment's freedom of speech protection extend to the making of patent (MORE)

In the US Supreme Court case Hustler Magazine v. Falwell what were the circumstances surrounding the case?

Hustler Magazine, Inc. v. Falwell, 485 US 46 (1988) Hustler Magazine v. Falwell established First Amendment protection for publishing subjectively offensive statements about p (MORE)

Who won the Hustler Magazine v. Falwell case?

Hustler Magazine, Inc. v. Falwell, 485 US 46 (1988) Larry Flynt, publisher of Hustler Magazine, won the US Supreme Court case. The jury in US District Court made an error (MORE)

What rules of law applied in Hustler Magazine v Falwell?

Hustler Magazine, Inc. v. Falwell, 485 US 46 (1988) Hustler v. Falwell dealt with two important issues: First Amendment protection, and the application of civil statutes for (MORE)