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Charles Schenck Leaflet Opposing the Draft - Page 1

This is the first page of Charles Schenck's anti-draft leaflet which caused him to be charged with sedition against the United States.

His case, asserting his right to free speech, was decided against him by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Media Credits

Image of Schenck's leaflet online, courtesy University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne (Department of English).  PD

 

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