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Author Siegel, Paul, 1954-

Title Communication law in America / Paul Siegel.

Publication Info. Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, [2011]
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 Law Classified  KF2750 .S53 2011    AVAILABLE
Edition Third edition.
Description xix, 505 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type of Content text txt
Type of Media unmediated n
Type of Carrier volume nc
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Introducing the American legal system -- The development of freedom of speech -- Defamation : common-law elements -- Defamation : first amendment limitations -- Invasions of privacy -- Copyright and trademark -- Access to information -- Reporting on the judiciary -- Protecting news sources -- Regulation of advertising -- Sexually oriented speech -- Broadcast, cable, and satellite TV regulation -- Communication law and the internet.
Subject Mass media -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Press law -- United States.
Freedom of speech -- United States.
ISBN 9781442209381 paperback alkaline paper
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