Eugene Volokh Speaks with Reuters on Arkansas Judge Barring TV Ads

Professor Eugene Volokh spoke with Reuters on Arkansas Circuit Judge Doug Martin barring local television stations from airing an attack ad on Arkansas State Supreme Court Justice Courtney Goodson, who is running for reelection. Volokh states that the restraining orders she wants are almost certainly unconstitutional prior restraints.

The Daily Caller also quoted Professor Volokh on the same topic, explaining that several state Supreme Courts have established judges and that they must fully dispose of a case before issuing an injunction suppressing speech.

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