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226. Three black students at the University at Albany had been attacked on a city bus by a group of white... 2016-02-03 Albany NY
Judges tosses student’s hate-crime hoax conviction on First Amendment grounds
The College Fix
“While the Constitution protects your right to lie on Twitter, it certainly doesn’t protect your right to lie to the police.” NY Appellate Court struck down one of Asha Burwell's convictions - some of her posts were covered by the First Amendment, and did not 'cause public alarm'. However, her other conviction, for lying to the police, was upheld.