The Government War On Kid-Run Concession Stands

View Local Restrictions on Kid-Run Concession Stands in a larger map LEGEND: Red = Town has previously shut down kid-run concession stands. Yellow = Town says kid-run concession stands are illegal unless the kids obtain at least one city permit. Green = Town permits kid-run concession stands without requiring any permits. April 16, 2012 – […]

The Latest on the Girl Scout Cookie Case

Yesterday the Freedom Center participated in the first hearing in our battle to make the City of Hazelwood safe for Girl Scout cookie sales! The city’s four high-priced attorneys are asking the judge to force the girls to go before the city’s Board of Zoning Adjustment before the court makes any rulings as to what […]

Missouri Supreme Court Opinion in KCPA v. MREC

Missouri Supreme Court: Government May Criminalize Truthful, Harmless Information

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 19, 2011 CONTACT: Dave Roland, (314) 604-6621 Missouri Supreme Court: Government May Criminalize Truthful, Harmless Speech St. Louis, Missouri—On July 19 the Missouri Supreme Court issued its opinion in Kansas City Premier Apartments v. Missouri Real Estate Commission, in which it upheld a state law that criminalizes the communication of truthful, […]

FCMo Update – July 2011

Friends of the Freedom Center, It has been a fantastic month for the First Amendment. Not only has the U.S. Supreme Court continued its trend toward severely limiting the government’s authority to interfere with speech, yesterday we got the very exciting news that our friends at the Institute for Justice won a major free speech […]

Happy Independence Day from the Freedom Center

On this, the Freedom Center’s first Independence Day, we would just like to thank all those who have shown interest in our work. It is this organization’s goal to see the great ideals of the Declaration of Independence brought to fruition in a way that our nation has not yet seen – to ensure that […]