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Hustler Magazine v. Falwell/Amicus curiae motions granted

Hustler Magazine v. Falwell, Amicus curiae motions granted


Chief Justice William Rehnquist

June 26, 1987

Hustler Magazine and Larry C. Flynt, Petitioner v. Jerry Falwell

No. 86-1278

SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

483 U.S. 1018; 107 S. Ct. 3259; 97 L. Ed. 2d 759

June 26, 1987

PRIOR HISTORY: C.A. 4th Cir. [Certiorari granted, 480 U.S. 945]

DISPOSITION: Motions granted.

OPINION

The motion of Law and Humanities Institute for leave to file a brief as amicus curiae is granted. The motion of Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, Inc. for leave to file a brief as amicus curiae is granted. The motion of Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, et al. for leave to file a brief as amici curiae is granted. The motion of American Civil Liberties Union Foundation, et al. for leave to file a brief as amici curiae is granted. The motion of Richmond Newspapers, Inc., et al. for leave to file a brief as amici curiae is granted. The motion of American Editorial Cartoonists, et al. for leave to file a brief as amici curiae is granted. The motion of Association of American Publishers, Inc. for leave to file a brief as amicus curiae is granted. The motion of Home Box Office, Inc. for leave to file a brief as amicus curiae is granted.


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