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Quote from Justice William O. Douglas,

"The dominant purpose of the First Amendment
was to prohibit the widespread practice
of government suppression of embarrassing information."


Justice William O. Douglas (more quotes by Justice William O. Douglas or books by/about Justice William O. Douglas)

(1898-1980), U. S. Supreme Court Justice


New York Times Co. v. United States, 403 U.S. 713 (1971)


Constitution, Government, Press, Religion, Speech


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