World Wide Street Preachers Fellowship v. Columbia, No. 08-31196 - U.S. Fifth Circuit
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World Wide Street Preachers Fellowship v. Columbia, No. 08-31196

In a 42 U.S.C. section 1983 action claiming that defendant city and officers wrongfully interfered with anti-abortion protests, judgment for defendant-city is affirmed where the district court did not clearly err in finding that there was no persistent, widespread practice of applying inappropriate statutes to demonstrators to restrict their First Amendment rights because of the content of their signs.

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Appellate Information

Filed December 21, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Judge DeMoss