Quote of the Day: Protecting Free Speech

"The First Amendment itself reflects a judgment by the American people that the benefits of its restrictions on the Government outweigh the costs. Our Constitution forecloses any attempt to revise that judgment simply on the basis that some speech is not worth it." —Chief Justice John Roberts writing for the majority in U.S. v. Stevens, which struck down a previous law banning animal-cruelty videos as unconstitutional.

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