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"Muzzle Mumia Law" Wiped off the Books By a Federal Judge
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This was Tom Corbett's little re-election stunt hoping to GOTV.

http://www.philly.com/philly/news/local/...peech.html

Quote:Writing that Pennsylvania's General Assembly "fell woefully short of the mark," a federal judge on Tuesday struck down a state law that allowed violent-crime victims to sue offenders over speech that causes "mental anguish."

The six-month-old "Revictimization Relief Act" was aimed at quieting the celebrity of convicted cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal. But the law violated offenders' First Amendment rights and was so broadly worded that it could limit the speech of people professing their innocence, wrote Chief Judge Christopher C. Conner of Pennsylvania's Middle District.

Lawsuits could have been brought against pardon applications or confessions, he added. And the act already had a "chilling effect" on prison newsletters and books being written by inmates.


Learn what freedom actually means, dumbasses.
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What's more disturbing is this guys "celebrity" status.
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