If my employer tells me I can’t say certain things or discuss certain matters, isn’t that prior restraint?


Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /usr/home/web/newseum/freedomforuminstitute.org/www/wp-content/plugins/q-and-a-focus-plus-faq/inc/functions.php on line 250

Not from a First Amendment standpoint. The First Amendment limits what government in its various forms can do to restrict speech. Many individuals are subject to employment or other contracts that limit their right to speak freely. That’s a private matter.

Category: Freedom of the Press

← FAQ