• First Amendment – 6083



Course Equivalency

Students may NOT earn credit if LAW 6241 First Amendment Law, LAW 6014 Constitutional Law II: Civil Rights & Liberties Survey, or LAW 6082 Constitutional Law: Civil Rights & Liberties Survey was previously completed.

Grad. Requirements

Upper Division Constitutional Law

Subject Area

Constitutional Law
Human Rights *
Intellectual Property and Technology *
  • Student Year
    Upper Division
    Course type

An in-depth inquiry into the First Amendment, including both the doctrine and theory of free expression. Topics will include political incitement and public fora; hate speech; obscenity and pornography; campaign finance reform and commercial speech; mass media regulation and access to government and compelled speech and associational rights.

Contact Information

University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-1000

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