Video Games Win in Supreme Court Ruling

Full story: http://kotaku.com/5795472/video-games-defeat-california-in-supreme-court-battle-over-violent-video-games

“In a 7-2 ruling Justice Anton Scalia said the law does not comport with the First Amendment. He was joined by Samuel Alito and Chief Justice John Roberts, who had seemed sympathetic to California’s concerns last year. Justices Clarence Thomas and Stephen Breyer, traditionally members of the court’s right and left wings, respectively, joined in dissent. [Read the full decision – PDF link.]”

This is a big day for games indeed with the ruling stating, “Video games qualify for First Amendment protection.”

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Posted on June 27, 2011, in Gaming News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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