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Supreme Court Rules On Gun Sales And Free Speech05:26Download


Two decisions have been made today by the Supreme Court, regarding gun regulation and free speech.

Abramski v. United States is a case about the attempt by Congress to regulate “straw buyers,” who purchase guns for other people. Susan B. Anthony List v. Driehaus addresses the possibility of prosecuting false statements made during an election campaign.

NPR’s Carrie Johnson discusses the outcome of these cases with Here & Now's Robin Young.


This segment aired on June 16, 2014.

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