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L. Jean Camp

L. Jean Camp

Former Associate Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

 

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Former Associate Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

Current Affiliation: Associate Professor of Informatics, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

 

 

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2001

August 2001

"Code as Speech: a discussion of Bernstein v. USDOJ, Karn v. USDOS, and Junger v Daley in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's shift to Federalism"

Journal Article, Ethics and Information Technology, issue 2, volume 1

By L. Jean Camp, Former Associate Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

The purpose of this paper is to address the question of whether computer source code is speech protected by the First Amendment to the United States Constitution or whether it is merely functional, a "machine", designed to fulfill a set task and thereforebereft of protection.

 
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