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Near v. Minnesota: Case Brief & Summary - Quiz & Worksheet

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Which of the following constitutional amendments protects free speech?

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1. What did the Minnesota Gag Law prohibit?

2. Which of the following describes a prior restraint on free speech?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

We've made it easy to quickly test your understanding of Near v. Minnesota by creating this short quiz/worksheet combo. The questions included here cover subjects such as what the Minnesota Gag Law prohibited and an example of an exception to the rule against prior restraints on free speech.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Our quiz will ask you about:

  • The constitutional amendment that protects free speech
  • What the Minnesota Gag Law prohibited
  • How to describe a prior restraint on free speech
  • An example of an exception to the rule against prior restraints on free speech
  • The outcome of Jay Near's case

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related Near v. Minnesota lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the constitutional amendment that protects free speech
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the outcome of Near's case and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To review this subject in greater detail, check out our helpful lesson titled Near v. Minnesota: Case Brief & Summary. Once you complete this lesson, you should be able to achieve these objectives:

  • Detail when the Supreme Court heard the Near v. Minnesota case
  • Outline the connection between freedom of speech and freedom of the press
  • Discuss the language used in the Minnesota Gag Law about what it prohibited
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