Skills and Values: the First Amendment, 3rd ed. by Charles Rhodes; Paul McGreal
Publication Date: 2021-12-01
Skills & Values: The First Amendment allows students to experience the connection between theory, doctrine, and practice in First Amendment law. The exercises provide an opportunity to study First Amendment concepts from the perspective of a practicing attorney who must not only know the law, but also employ lawyering skills and values--such as legal strategy, factual development, advocacy, counseling, drafting, problem solving, and ethical principles--in zealously representing a client. Skills & Values: The First Amendment includes the topics covered in most First Amendment law school courses. The third edition of Skills & Values: The First Amendment includes the following updates: New chapter on the Public Forum Doctrine New chapter on the distinction among Content-Based, Content-Neutral, and Viewpoint-Based Regulations of Speech Updated discussion of recent cases on: Public school student speech on social media; Government speech; Time, place, and manner restrictions on speech; Expressive associations; Application of the Free Exercise Clause to laws with individualized exemptions, including emergency measures to address Covid-19.