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My Cases: Freedom of Speech or Religion

Baker v. Glover, 776 F.Supp. 1511, 19 Media L. Rep. 1984 (M.D. Ala. 1991) -- successful challenge under First Amendment to Alabama “dirty words” bumper sticker law

Alves v. Peck, 835 F.2d 1439 (11th Cir. 1987); 868 F.2d 1275 (11th Cir. 1989) -- challenge to refusal of University to rent theater because of content of play

Alabama Student Party v. Student Government Association of the University of Alabama, 867 F.2d 1344, 51 Ed. Law Rep. 1169 (11th Cir. 1989) -- challenge to campaign regulations

Association for Children for Enforcement of Support v. Conger, 899 F.2d 1164 (11th Cir. 1990) -- challenge to exclusion of public from trials

Simmons v. Conger, 86 F.3d 1080 (11th Cir. 1996) --challenge to exclusion of public from trials

Roger Cleveland et al v. Gary C. Leach (Alabama Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources) et al, CV 92-H-1057-N (M.D. Ala.) -- challenge to state parks' promotion of Christian religion (settled with consent decree)

Muir v. Alabama Educational Television Commission, 656 F.2d 1012, 50 Rad. Reg. 2d (P & F) 275, 7 Media L. Rep. 1933 (5th Cir 1981); 662 F.2d 1110 (5th Cir 1981); 688 F.2d 1033, 66 ALR Fed 585, 52 Rad. Reg. 2d (P & F) 935, 8 Media L. Rep. 2305 (5th Cir. 1982) (en banc); cert. denied 460 US 1023 (1983) -- suit seeking to compel showing of public television program on grounds that Commission had improperly removed it from schedule because of its content

Norris v. Turner, 637 F.Supp. 1116 (N.D.Ala. 1986) -- represented attorney who challenged advertising restrictions and unsuccessfully sought fees after Alabama Supreme Court modified the rule

This entry was posted by Edward at 8:16 PM, 17 September 2006 | Categories: Case list , Constitutional law

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