Honoring the Importance of Newspapers
(On the First Anniversary of LakeWalesNews.Net)
Last updated 1/10/2021 at 11:29am
In Law School, one of the first things we learn is why our U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights (the first ten Constitutional Amendments ratified in 1791) is critical to the United States. The First Amendment to our U.S. Constitution guarantees Freedom of the Press. This right was so important that it is in the First Amendment! Freedom of the Press is critical to our U.S. way of life; it plays a vital role in informing citizens about public affairs, monitoring the actions of the government and preventing the government from interfering with people sharing information.