Professor Volokh Comments on First Amendment Issues Surrounding Political Ad in Los Angeles Daily News Article

‚ÄčDecember 2, 2011 -- Professor Eugene Volokh commented on the First Amendment issues surrounding a controversial political ad. His comments appear in a Los Angeles Daily News article.

But Eugene Volokh, a constitutional and copyright law expert who teaches at UCLA, disagreed.

"There's a pretty good fair-use claim," Volokh said. "The defense could say, `We are indeed commenting on the campaign that had used this photo, and this photo, by being part of the campaign, becomes something we should be free to take."'

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Professor Volokh was also cited in a Miami Herald opinion piece on the First Amendment and a commented on a free speech issue in a McClatchy Newspaper article.