Could Facebook rants be considered criminal threats?

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(KTVI)- Are Facebook rants threats or free speech? Groups like PETA are awaiting a decision from the U.S. Supreme Court.

Defense Attorney Chet Pleban explains how a rant could be considered a criminal threat.