William Smith http://ripr.org en Judge to consider freedom of speech case http://ripr.org/post/judge-consider-freedom-speech-case <p>(PROVIDENCE, RI) A federal judge will hear arguments Tuesday on a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of a woman who ran into police interference while trying to leaflet outside a political event.<br><br>Three years ago Providence resident Judith Reilly was distributing flyers on a public sidewalk outside where then-Mayor David Cicilline was giving his “state of the city” address. The leaflets were critical of a mayoral appointee.<br> Mon, 21 Jan 2013 13:26:06 +0000 Flo Jonic 8924 at http://ripr.org