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heck·ler's ve·to

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  1. Heckler's veto

    A heckler's veto occurs when an acting party's right to freedom of speech is curtailed or restricted by the government in order to prevent a reacting party's behavior. The common example is that of demonstrators causing a speech to be terminated in order to preserve the peace. The term was coined by University of Chicago professor of law Harry Kalven.

How to pronounce heckler's veto?

  1. Alex
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How to say heckler's veto in sign language?

  1. hecklersveto


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heckler's veto in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heckler's veto in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of heckler's veto in a Sentence

  1. David Yerushalmi:

    There is no question that transit authorities have the right and duty to protect their riders from violence, they do not have the right to give terrorists or potential terrorists a 'heckler's veto.'.

Images & Illustrations of heckler's veto

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