Gambling Law Is Constitutional, Pa. AG Tells 3rd Circ.

Law360, Philadelphia (April 30, 2013, 5:52 PM EDT) -- Pennsylvania's attorney general told the Third Circuit on Monday that a state law prohibiting the use of electronic video monitors for gambling does not violate the First Amendment, contending that the programs on the monitors do not constitute expressive conduct and are thus not protected under the Constitution.

In a brief filed with the appeals court, the attorney general's office asked the court to uphold the dismissal of a lawsuit brought by Internet cafe operator Telesweeps of Butler Valley Inc., which argued that its use of...
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