Blashpemy, free speech and the law, part 2

Continuing on this line of thought:

http://www.firstamendmentcenter.org/news.aspx?id=22454

Kansas woman charged in flag-desecration case files suit

By The Associated Press
01.02.10
OMAHA, Neb. — A Kansas woman accused of violating Nebraska’s flag-desecration law two years ago filed a lawsuit Dec. 30 against more than a dozen officials, including the state’s governor and attorney general, whom she alleges are trampling on her rights.

The lawsuit filed on Shirley Phelps-Roper’s behalf in U.S. District Court in Lincoln argues that Nebraska’s flag law and another state law that restricts protests at funerals should be declared unconstitutional and barred from being enforced.

(Remainder of story at link, above.)

To be continued…

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