The best commercial of 2012, or, “who’s afraid of commercial speech?”

November 28, 2012 | By TIMOTHY SANDEFUR

A few days ago, AdWeek named this the best commercial of 2012. For about half a century now, the Supreme Court has allowed government to restrict the expressive rights of business owners under the theory of “commercial speech.” The idea is that this is a special kind of speech which can be more stringently regulated … ...