Terrorism Trials & Investigations

Marty Lederman on Begolly and the First Amendment

By Robert Chesney
Friday, July 15, 2011, 2:16 PM

Marty Lederman has a terrific post exploring in more detail the First Amendment issues raised by the Begolly indictment.  It's a must-read if you are interested in the prospects for prosecuting those who advocate terrorism in a generalized manner or who make available instructions on how to kill in explicit hope that a reader will act on the instructions.