Daniel Schacht Arrested Outside Military Recruiting Center for a Skit Protesting Vietnam War

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Daniel Jay Schacht participates in a skit outside a military recruitment center as part of a protest against the American government's actions in Vietnam. Schacht is arrested, charged, and convicted under a federal law banning use of military uniforms outside theatrical productions and even in theatrical productions if the portrayal tends to discredit the military.

Schacht will appeal his conviction and takes his case to the Supreme Court which eventually rules that the federal law is an unconstitutional violation of Schacht's free speech rights under the First Amendment.

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