Television Industry Expert Available to Discuss Supreme Court’s ABC v. Aereo Ruling
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Television Industry Expert Available to Discuss Supreme Court’s ABC v. Aereo Ruling

The U.S. Supreme Court’s 6-3 ruling in favor of American Broadcasting Company in ABC v. Aereo effectively struck down the web-based streaming service’s business plan for capturing and rebroadcasting television content to its subscribers. The court ruled that this model amounted to a violation of the broadcasters’ content copyrights. This issue argued by ABC was … Continue reading

Drexel Law Expert Available to Discuss Violence Against Abortion Clinic Workers
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Drexel Law Expert Available to Discuss Violence Against Abortion Clinic Workers

In light of the upcoming ruling by the Supreme Court on the abortion clinic buffer zone case McCullen vs. Coakley, David S. Cohen, JD, is available to comment on violence against abortion clinic workers and other issues related to reproductive rights. Cohen is a constitutional law and gender issues expert and an associate professor at … Continue reading

Aereo Case Could Set a New Precedent For Storing, Streaming Television Content
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Aereo Case Could Set a New Precedent For Storing, Streaming Television Content

This week the Supreme Court hears arguments in American Broadcasting Company v. Aereo with its ruling likely to reverberate among cloud storage providers, cable companies, broadcast networks and television consumers. Aereo is a web-based subscription service that charges its clients $8-12 per month to store network broadcasts and watch them on their mobile devices. American … Continue reading

The Battle Over Reproductive Rights
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The Battle Over Reproductive Rights

On the eve of the 41st anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court’s landmark ruling on abortion, constitutional law and gender issues expert David S. Cohen joined MSNBC’s “Melissa Harris-Perry” show for a discussion about the embattled issue of reproductive rights. Time for Offensive in Fight Over Choice? In the first segment, Cohen, along … Continue reading

Legal and Public Health Experts Comment on Same-Sex Marriage Ruling
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Legal and Public Health Experts Comment on Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

  Experts from Drexel’s Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health are available to comment for news stories about today’s ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional. David S. Cohen, associate professor, Drexel University Earle Mack School of Law: Today the Court took a big … Continue reading