Martin Garbus

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2010

    Lenny Bruce Isn't Served By "Lenny," Nat Hentoff Says

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. June 10, 1971, Vol. XVI, No. 23 The hunting of Lenny Bruce By Nat Hentoff During the first half of the play, "Lenny," I was thinking primarily of how well Lenny's material stands up. Even when someone else is doing it -- five years aft ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2009

    Clip Job: Lenny Bruce Obscenity Verdict -- Guilty!

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesNovember 12, 1964, Vol. X, No. 4Court Says No to Bruce, He Must See PsychiatristThe latest appearance of Lenny Bruce in Criminal Court was another performance in the avant-garde theatre. And the curtain was a little late going up. At 10 a.m. l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2009

    Clip Job: Feiffer Cross-Examined at Lenny Bruce Trial

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesJuly 16, 1964, Vol. IX, No. 39How Many 4-Letter Words Can a Prosecutor Use?By Stephanie Gervis HarringtonSitting in on Lenny Bruce's current New York "obscenity" trial, one gets the feeling of being present at an historical event -- the birth of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2009

    Clip Job: Lenny Bruce Demands a Jury!

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesApril 23, 1964, Vol. IX, No. 27Bruce's Lawyers Want Jury TrialA motion for a jury trial is being filed by the attorneys defending Lenny Bruce on obscenity charges brought against him in connection with his recent performances at the Cafe au Go Go ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2007
  • News

    December 19, 2000

    Drug War Goes on Trial

    Mexican Banker Sues 'Narco News'

  • News

    June 6, 2000

    The Quiet Man

    Hollywood Fights to Seal Jack Valenti’s Testimony

  • Specials

    May 9, 2000
  • News

    May 2, 2000

    Down By Law

    When Movie Moguls Wage War to Protect Copyright, the First Amendment Ends Up on the Cutting Room Floor

  • Film

    October 27, 1998