Sunday, July 11, 2010

Elena Kagan on the First Amendment: Evidence from Her Confirmation Hearings

by Julie Hilden

July 6, 2010

During last week's Supreme Court confirmation hearings, U.S. Solicitor General and nominee Elena Kagan made a number of comments relating to the First Amendment -- which were then compiled by the First Amendment Center. In this column, I'll consider what we can glean from Kagan's views in this area.