Address all correspondence to
Gemini Investment Research Group, POB 398, Delmar, Del. 19940
(do not address to ) Howard Griswold
datadump at g mail dot com
Phone 206 338 5964 ( no advertising calls)
Saturday at 6 PM EST http://www.talkshoe.com/talkshoe/web/talkCast.jsp?masterId=99043&cmd=tc
"Post Office Box twenty seven, point lookout, missouri 65726
David H Donovan Supreme Court Case
The general proposition that freedom of expression upon public questions is secured by the First Amendment has long been settled by our decisions.
The constitutional safeguard, we have said, "was fashioned to assure unfettered interchange of ideas for the bringing about of political and social changes desired by the people."
"The maintenance of the opportunity for free political discussion
to the end that government may be responsive to the will of the
people and that changes may be obtained by lawful means, an
opportunity essential to the security of the Republic, is a
fundamental principle of our constitutional system."
"[I]t is a prized American privilege to speak one's mind, although not always with perfect good taste, on all public institutions," Bridges v. California, 314 U. S. 252, 270, and this opportunity is to be afforded for "vigorous advocacy" no less than "abstract discussion."
"presupposes that right conclusions are more likely to be gathered
out of a multitude of tongues, than through any kind of
authoritative selection. To many this is, and always will be, folly;
but we have staked upon it our all."
Mr. Justice Brandeis, in his concurring opinion in Whitney v. California, 274 U. S. 357, 375-376,
gave the principle its classic formulation: