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Old April 5, 2012, 04:17 PM
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When the government starts controlling what is "good" speech they have effectively muzzled the population and can control ALL public discourse.... eg Dont like Gitmo?! You dirty commie you obviously are spouting hate speech against Amurika! etc etc

With a FEW exceptions the government has no business CRIMINALIZING what is said in public. IF its harassment...sue them. Nothing says that it has to be handled via CRIMINAL court...CIVIL court has worked just fine in the past.
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