prior restraint

DAYTONA BEACH -- Attorneys for Lollipops Gentlemen's Club said Thursday they will take their fight against the city's anti-nudity ordinance to the U.S. Supreme Court. At the same time, police are gearing up to crack down on strippers and their managers who break city ordinances. The U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals...

Mary Jean, who the 1st Circuit described as "a local political activist in Worcester, Massachusetts" publishes a a website critical of Worcester County District Attorney John Conte (www.conte2006.com). Coincidentally (insert sarcastic sneer here), she wound up the focus of an investigation for the illegal publication of a videotape of police misconduct. Fortunately, she lives in a free state.

I am not entirely convinced of the correcntess of either side of the debate on this issue. Wired reports here: The U.S. Army has ordered soldiers to stop posting to blogs or sending personal e-mail messages, without first clearing the content with a superior officer, Wired News has learned. The...