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The First Amendment: Libel and Slander, program 89, part a

Title

The First Amendment: Libel and Slander, program 89, part a

Subject

Law and order
Freedom of speech
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

Harry Kalven, Jr. leads a discussion that examines the legal reasoning that determines when the law may compromise the principle of free speech in order to protect the individual from injury, and when the law privileges free speech, despite personal injury, in order not to infringe upon the right to speak. July 31, 1963.

Creator

Kalven, Harry
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1963-07-31

Rights

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Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Duration

26:21:00

Files

Citation

Kalven, Harry, "The First Amendment: Libel and Slander, program 89, part a," in Digital Collections, Item #5280, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5280 (accessed August 25, 2019).