Do we want the courts deciding what is “great art”?

The US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit recently held that the First Amendment only protects “great” works of art, but a group of artists and advocacy organizations has filed an amicus brief to the Supreme Court to grant a petition to review a case.

A City of San Marcos ordinance says that public display of this “junked vehicle” is illegal.  Do you think it is a should be treated as a “public nuisance” or as protected speech?

Read more about the case here at the College Art Association.


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