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Supreme Court Says First Amendment Protects Lies About Military Medals

June 28, 2012 | 9:56 am

Supreme Court Says First Amendment Protects Lies About Military Medals

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In other Supreme Court news today, the Supreme Court has struck down the Stolen Valor Act, a federal law making it a crime to lie about having received the Medal of Honor and other prized military awards. The court voted 6-3 Thursday in favor of Xavier Alvarez, a former local elected official in California who […]

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