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Case opinion for US Supreme Court FORTNIGHTLY CORP.
A case in which the Court found that in order to violate the transmission of threats provision, the threat requires both an objective and subjective intent.
Anthony Elonis, a Pennsylvania man in the midst of losing his job and his wife, turned to Facebook to write violent rap lyrics under the pseudonym Tone Dougie.
Disclosure: John Elwood, a frequent contributor to this blog, is among the counsel to the petitioner in the case. Holding: The Third Circuit's instruction, requiring ...