Law Site Owner Tells 5th Circ. Texas Act Violates Free Speech

Law360, New York (January 31, 2012, 8:20 PM EST) -- The author of the Texas Workers’ Compensation Law Blog urged the Fifth Circuit on Monday to overturn a state law barring the use of the words “Texas” and “workers’ compensation” in connection with business services, saying the statute runs afoul of the First Amendment.

John Gibson of Gibson + Associates PC Law Firm, who penned the blog, told the Fifth Circuit in a brief filed Monday that a district court had failed to properly consider his claim that the law is unconstitutional, calling the law overbroad...
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