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PRESS. By a figure this word signifies the art of printing. The press is free.
     2. All men have a right to print and publish whatever they may deem proper, unless by doing so they infringe the rights of another, as in the case of copyrights, (q.v.) when they may be enjoined. For any injury they may commit against the public or individuals they may be punished, either by indictment, or by a civil action at the suit of the party injured, when the injury has been committed against a private individual. Vide Const. of the U. S. Amend. art. 1, and Liberty of the Press.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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At the time this issue is going to press, the prospect of war has international allies scrambling to choose sides and social justice organizations scrambling to save themselves.
The 2001 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, announced as SCIENCE NEWS was going to press, recognizes the development of molecules for catalyzing fundamental reactions used to make countless pharmaceuticals.
Virtually simultaneous with the sixth annual OPTIMA results issue going to press was the release of a congressional study on resident abuse.
For now, the United Church proposals were dropped and the new worship book is going to press with the traditional trinitarian words for baptism.