Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 12:00 am (Updated: June 27, 12:00 am)
By KEN PAULSON
First Amendment Center
College football means big money. Amid talk of a possible national playoffs system, we’re reminded of the extraordinary revenue potential of an “amateur” sport.
Understandably, universities want to maximize their income and protect their broadcast and intellectual-property rights, particularly in a digital age. And yet it was refreshing last week to see a clear First Amendment victory for someone who works in one of the oldest media: paint on paper.
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