Snyder v. Phelps, 562 U.S. 443 (2011), was a United States Supreme Court case
in which the Court held that speech on a public sidewalk, about a public issue, ...
Westboro picketed Matthew Snyder's funeral displaying signs that stated, for
instance, "God Hates the USA/Thank God for 9/11," "Thank God for Dead
Mar 2, 2011 ... Snyder filed a diversity action against Phelps, his daughters—who ... Frisby v.
Schultz, 487 U. S. 474, 479. Westboro's choice of where and ...
Snyder v. Phelps ... United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit ... The
family of deceased Marine Lance Cpl. Matthew Snyder filed a lawsuit against ...
Mar 2, 2011 ... ALBERT SNYDER, PETITIONER v. ... The picket signs reflected the church's view
that the United States is overly tolerant of sin and that God ...
Mar 3, 2011 ... What the ruling says about free speech -- and America. ... Westboro believes that
God is punishing troops for America's ... The case, Snyder v.
Mar 3, 2011 ... The father of the fallen Marine, Albert Snyder, sued the protesters for, among ...
Justice Alito was also the lone dissenter in United States v.
Mar 2, 2011 ... On the facts before us, we cannot react to that pain by punishing the speaker,"
Chief Justice John Roberts wrote for the majority. ... 2010: Free speech vs.
privacy ... Snyder's family sued the church in 2007, alleging invasion of ...
Mar 6, 2011 ... The U.S. Supreme Court reaffirmed the right to free speech trumps most other
interests in a ruling that was more significant for its drama than ...
died in the line of duty in Iraq.23 His father, Albert Snyder, arranged. 20 Hustler
Magazine, Inc. v. Falwell, 485 U.S. 46 (1988). 21 Although the Court did not ...