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Civil Procedure Keyed to Hazard
Cox Broadcasting Corp. v. Cohn
Citation:420 U.S. 469, 95 S.Ct. 1029, 43 L.Ed.2d 328 (1975)
Cohn (Appellee) sued Cox Broadcasting Corp. (Appellant) for violating his right to privacy after Appellant broadcasted the name of his daughter, a deceased rape victim. Appellant argued that the broadcast was protected under the First Amendment and Fourteenth Amendment.
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