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Re: Re: Political Ad time limits

On Wed, 27 Nov 2002 01:00:04 -0500 "A. Joseph Ross"
<lawyer@attorneyross.com> writes:
> On 27 Nov 2002 at 4:55, Dave Faneuf wrote:
> How about a law which provides that you can only criticize the 
> government during the 60 
> days before an election.  You can say anything you want during that 
> time, but you can only 
> say it during those 60 days?  Is that a regulation of content?  Is 
> is constitutional? 

Isn't that what the Patriot Act is all about?  Regardless, Congressman
Napoli's proposal on the surface has nothing to do with content, just the
timing of when it can be aired.