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The cloak of the First Amendment envelops critical, but abstract, discussions of existing laws, but lends no protection to speech which urges the listeners to commit violations of current law. Brandenburg v. Ohio, 395 U.S. 444, 23 L. Ed. 2d 430, 89 S. Ct. 1827, United States v. Buttorff, 572 F.2d 619 (8th Cir. 1978). 

It is a fundamental principle, long established, that the freedom of speech and of the press which is secured by the Constitution does not confer an absolute right to speak or publish, without responsibility, whatever one may choose, or an unrestricted and unbridled license that gives immunity for every possible use of language and prevents the punishment of those who abuse this freedom. 2 Story on the Constitution, 5th ed., § 1580, p. 634; Robertson v. Baldwin, 165 U. S. 275, 165 U. S. 281; Patterson v. Colorado, 205 U. S. 454, 205 U. S. 462; 236 U. S. 276; Schenck v. United States, 249 U. S. 47, 249 U. S. 52; Frohwerk v. United States, 249 U. S. 204, 249 U. S. 206; Debs v. United States, 249 U. S. 211, 249 U. S. 213; Schaefer v. United States, ...

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