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Related to gag law: Suppression order
A law that limits speech, such as that of public officials. Gag laws have in some cases been ruled unconstitutional for infringing upon freedoms granted by the First Amendment.
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|Noun||1.||gag law - a rule for limiting or ending debate in a deliberative body|
parliamentary law, parliamentary procedure, rules of order, order - a body of rules followed by an assembly
|2.||gag law - any law that limits freedom of the press|
law - legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity; "there is a law against kidnapping"
gag law, (US) gag rule
n (inf) → Maulkorbgesetz nt (inf), → Maulkorberlass m (inf)