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The First Amendment cases, problems, and materials by Russell L. Weaver

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Published by LexisNexis Matthew Bender in Newark, N.J .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Cases,
  • Freedom of speech -- United States -- Cases,
  • Freedom of religion -- United States -- Cases,
  • Freedom of the press -- United States -- Cases

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Edition Notes

StatementRussell L. Weaver ... [et al.].
ContributionsWeaver, Russell L., 1952-
LC ClassificationsKF4770.A7 W43 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16290412M
ISBN 100820564974
LC Control Number2006010862

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