Supreme Court To Hear First Argument To Ban Violent Video Games
The Calafornia supreme court is getting ready to hear the first arguments to band the sell of violent video games.
The petition asks the Court to consider two key questions:
1. Does the First Amendment bar a state from restricting the sale of violent video games to minors?
2. If the First Amendment applies to violent video games that are sold to minors, and the standard of review is strict scrutiny, under Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. v. F.C.C., 512 U.S. 622, 666 (1994), is the state required to demonstrate a direct causal link between violent video games and physical and psychological harm to minors before the state can prohibit the sale of the games to minors?