TITLE

VIDEO GAME VIOLENCE AND THE TECHNOLOGY OF THE FUTURE

AUTHOR(S)
Gerson, Eric T.
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Brooklyn Law Review;Spring2011, Vol. 76 Issue 3, p1121
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explains why the U.S. Constitution's First Amendment jurisprudence on violent content in video games is based on premises that may soon be outdated and rendered irrelevant. It explains why cases like American Amusement Machine Association v. Kendrick may become untenable as technology develops more realistic and fully interactive games in the future. It suggests some legal options as a framework for ensuring the future protection of video game designers under the First Amendment.
ACCESSION #
64498627

 

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