Tag Archives: First Amendment

A Little Blue Birdie Told Me: Knight First Amendment Institute v. Trump (SDNY)

by Bernard Bell — Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Donald Trump is our first Twitter President.  He comments on public issues, outlines his plans, and excoriates various villains, all in 280 words or less.  In Knight First Amendment Institute v. Trump, 302 F.Supp.3d 541 (S.D.N.Y. 2018), appeal filed, Dkt. No. 18-1691 (2d Cir. June 5, 2018), Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald addressed a challenge by […]

E-Cigarette Marketing and the First Amendment

by Micah Berman — Thursday, Mar. 12, 2015

Eric Lindblom, a Senior Scholar at Georgetown Law School’s O’Neill Institute for National & Global Health Law, has published an important new article entitled Effectively Regulating E-Cigarettes and Their Advertising – and the First Amendment in the Food & Drug Law Journal. (Full disclosure: Lindblom was my supervisor when I worked at the FDA Center […]

Drones on Parade

by Margot Kaminski — Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

At the end of September, six commercial companies were effectively granted permission to use drones to film and take photographs, unlike every other commercial drone operator, whose use of drones remains banned. The FAA, an agency tasked by Congress primarily with maintaining the safety of the public skies, is now in the business of granting commercial […]