Issue: (1) Whether the First Amendment protects political speech that is uttered without the subjective or specific intent to threaten or intimidate; or, in the alternative, (2) whether 18 U.S.C. § 875(c), which makes it a federal offense to “transmit in interstate or foreign commerce any communication containing . . . any threat to injure the person of another,” is facially overbroad.
Motion to proceed in forma pauperis and petition for a writ of certiorari GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED for further consideration in light of Elonis v. United States, 575 U. S. ___ (2015).
Jul 10 2015
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