Wash. judge: Blaring car horn is not ...

Wash. judge: Blaring car horn is not free speech

There are 2 comments on the hosted.ap.org story from Jun 10, 2009, titled Wash. judge: Blaring car horn is not free speech . In it, hosted.ap.org reports that:

Being honked off doesn't give you a right to honk on, a judge told a woman who vented at a neighbor by leaning on her car horn at 6 a.m. Helen Immelt of Monroe, Wash., expressed her anger in 2006 because the neighbor had complained to their homeowners association about her having chickens against the association's rules.

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Jason Lee

United States

#1 Jun 10, 2009
Of course.

Just because it's a noise doesn't mean it's speech.

She wasn't trying to communicate anything by honking her horn, she was just trying to annoy.

“Medicine Rocks”

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#2 Jun 10, 2009
Horns are reservation door bells.

The dogs might mug you if you get out too soon sometimes.

;)

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