Reform of the Federal Criminal Laws: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Criminal Laws and Procedures of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Criminal Laws and Procedures
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1971 - Criminal law - 12896 pages
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
abortion adopted Amendment antitrust appellate appellate review application Association attempt authorized believe bill BLAKEY classified information Code Commission Committee communication concern conduct Congress considered constitutional conviction counsel Court Crim crime criminal decision definition Department disclosure discussed district document effect espionage establish example Executive Order existing fact Federal felony foreign give imposed imprisonment individual intent interest involved issue judge judicial Justice kind legislation limited MARONEY material matter means ment national defense national security offense official penalty person possible practice present principles problem procedure proposed prosecution protection provisions punishment question reason receive recommendation record referred relating respect result review of sentences rule secret Senator Hart Senator HRUSKA sentence specific standard statement statute subcommittee suggested Supreme Court term tion trial United violation York
Page 5714 - The greater the importance of safeguarding the community from incitements to the overthrow of our institutions by force and violence, the more imperative is the need to preserve inviolate the constitutional rights of free speech, free press and free assembly in order to maintain the opportunity for free political discussion, to the end that government may be responsive to the will of the people and that changes, // desired, may be obtained by peaceful means. Therein lies the security of the Republic,...
Page 5532 - ... injured in his business or property by reason of anything forbidden in the antitrust laws may sue therefor in any district court of the United States in the district in which the defendant resides or is found or has an agent, without respect to the amount in controversy, and shall recover threefold the damages by him sustained, and the cost of suit, including a reasonable attorney's fee.
Page 5669 - That (a) whoever, for the purpose of obtaining information respecting the national defense with intent or reason to believe that the information to be obtained is to be used to the injury of the United States, or to the advantage of any foreign nation...
Page 5461 - ... information relating to the national defense which information the possessor has reason to believe could be used to the injury of the United States or to the advantage of any foreign nation...
Page 5700 - A popular government without popular information or the means of acquiring it, is but a prologue to a farce or a tragedy, or perhaps both.
Page 5622 - The constitutional guarantees require, we think, a federal rule that prohibits a public official from recovering damages for a defamatory falsehood relating to his official conduct unless he proves that the statement was made with "actual malice" — that is, with knowledge that it was false or with reckless disregard of whether it was false or not.
Page 5812 - ... through gross negligence permits the same to be removed from its proper place of custody or delivered to anyone in violation of his trust, or to be lost, stolen, abstracted, or destroyed...
Page 5556 - If the First Amendment means anything, it means that a State has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his own house, what books he may read or what films he may watch.
Page 5554 - [T]hree elements must coalesce: it must be established that (a) the dominant theme of the material taken as a whole appeals to a prurient interest in sex...