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Constitutional – Portions of Anti-Riot Act held unconstitutional (access required)

Although sections of the anti-riot act failed to bear the requisite relation between speech and lawlessness, the convictions of two defendants for violent participation in three white supremacist rallies were affirmed because their conduct fell under the statute’s surviving provisions. Background Defendants entered conditional guilty pleas to conspiracy to commit an offense against the United States, with ...

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