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Supreme Court to consider challenge to law barring campaign falsehoods

Supreme Court to consider challenge to law barring campaign falsehoods

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court next week will consider for the first time whether states may enforce laws that make it a crime to knowingly publish false statements about political candidates. The justices will hear an anti-abortion group's free-speech challenge to an Ohio law that was invoked in 2010 by then-Rep. Steve Driehaus, a Democrat. He had voted for President...

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