Illegal 5a1 Content Restrictions Political Speech Deserves Highest

Front 5A1. Content Restrictions #1: Political Speech

Deserves highest degree of protection under 1st, unless advocating illegal or criminal acts -- the more likely it is the illegal conduct will come to pass, the greater the ability of govt to restrict such advocacy

Prevailing Test, Brandenburg v. OH, may regulate if (a) directed to imminent lawless action, (b) likely to incite/produce such action

Totality of circums: how serious is advocated conduct? how much influence does speaker have? who is listening? aggravating circums?


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