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The New York Times Quotes Dan Schwartz on Issues Surrounding "Speech of Public Concern"

September 15, 2017

Dan Schwartz was recently quoted in The New York Times article “If ESPN Wants to Discipline Jemele Hill, She Might Have Law on Her Side.” The article discusses possible free-speech protections by the First Amendment and Connecticut state law with respect to Hill’s derogatory comments on social media. Mr. Schwartz explains why ESPN may still have disciplinary options.

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