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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_v._Johnson

The opinion of the Court came down as a controversial 5–4 decision, with the majority opinion delivered by ...

www.uscourts.gov/about-federal-courts/educational-resources/supreme-court-landmarks/texas-v-johnson-podcast

Texas v. Johnson Podcast. Texas v. Johnson. Download Embed Code. Texas v. ... The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 decision in favor of Johnson. The high ...

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Johnson. Facts and case summary for Texas v. Johnson, 491 U.S. 397 (1989). Flag burning ... the First Amendment. The Supreme Court agreed to hear his case .

www.law.cornell.edu/supremecourt/text/491/397

Texas v. Johnson (No. 88-155). Argued: March 21, 1989. Decided: June 21, 1989 .... the Texas court nevertheless concluded that our decision in West Virginia ...

www.oyez.org/cases/1988/88-155

Mar 21, 1989 ... After the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals reversed the conviction, the case went to the Supreme Court. ... In a 5-to-4 decision, the Court held that Johnson's burning of a flag was protected expression under the First ...

www.britannica.com/event/Texas-v-Johnson

Texas v. Johnson, case in which the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on June 21, 1989, ... court decision that desecration of the U.S. flag was constitutionally protected, ...

constitutioncenter.org/blog/inside-the-supreme-courts-flag-burning-decision

Jun 14, 2015 ... Among the most controversial of all Supreme Court decisions has its ... The issue was then settled, at least in the Supreme Court, in the controversial Texas v. ... Johnson's actions, the majority argued, were symbolic speech ...

globalfreedomofexpression.columbia.edu/cases/texas-v-johnson

The U.S. Supreme Court, in a controversial 5-4 decision, held that burning the American flag was symbolic speech protected under the First Amendment and ...

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Key excerpts from the majority opinion · Key excerpts from the dissenting opinion · Summary of the decision · Full text of the majority ...