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Old 29th November 2020, 10:58 AM   #78
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Originally Posted by Ron Obvious View Post
Non sequitur. You're comparing free speech with physical acts.
In many cases, physical acts are classed as speech, e.g. protesting, demonstrating and cross-burning, banana hanging and graffiti.

If you don't like the drunk driving example, then in your bizzarro world where all speech is absolute and free of consequences, would lawmakers be allowed to consider the possible consequences someone giving step-by-step instructions on how to turn a semi-automatic rifle into a fully automatic machine gun, or how to make a car-bomb and plant it so that it kills the maximum number of people?
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