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Thursday, October 06, 2005 

Free Speech Versus Campaign Contributions (Depends Who You Are Supporting)

(AP) A filmmaker has sued Sen. John Kerry and a one-time campaign aide, saying they defamed him as they sought to block the broadcast of an anti-Kerry documentary during the 2004 presidential election. The lawsuit, filed this week on behalf of producer Carlton Sherwood and a Vietnam veterans group, is the latest salvo in the battle over the documentary "Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal."

The Democratic National Committee had complained that "Stolen Honor" amounted to an illegal in-kind contribution to President Bush's campaign,

Versus “Fahrenheit 911” and other “information” put out by CBS (Rathergate)? It seems to me that the DNC and Kerry are only interested in free speech and open flows of information when it suits their purpose.