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Tuesday

12:01 California Appeals Court Issues A Ruling That Manages To Both Protect And Undermine Online Speech (10)

Friday

13:32 Some Thoughts On Gag Rules And Government Unmasking Demands (10)
03:31 Equustek No-Shows Legal Challenge Of Canadian Court Order Demanding Google Delist Sites Worldwide (34)

Wednesday

10:45 Reporter Arrested, Thrown To The Ground For Cursing (78)

Tuesday

13:56 Judge Smacks Down Another Anonymous Cop's Lawsuit Against Black Lives Matter (7)

Friday

19:39 NY Times Uncritically Says Fake News Debate Supports Chinese Style Censorship (76)

Monday

10:58 Trump's Favorite Law Firm Loses Massive RICO SLAPP Suit Against Greenpeace, But Has Another One Already Going (43)
06:32 Judge Bars News Station From Showing Pictures In News Story, Admits It's Prior Restraint, Shrugs (52)

Friday

09:23 Lawyers: Trump's Twitter Account Not Presidential; Also: Trump Is President, Can't Be Sued (50)

Wednesday

13:33 Incentivizing Better Speech, Rather Than Censoring 'Bad' Speech (59)

Monday

09:33 New York Considers Barring Agreements Barring Victims From Speaking (46)

Friday

12:00 Statute Of Limitations Has Run Out On Trump's Bogus Promise To Sue The NY Times (29)
09:33 Trump May Not Be Serious About His NBC Threats... But He May Have Violated The First Amendment (132)

Tuesday

09:32 Lindsay Lohan's Parents Want Her To Sue A Senator Who Made Fun Of Lindsay (23)

Friday

14:19 The Latest On Shiva Ayyadurai's Failed Libel Suit Against Techdirt (72)
10:38 Salt Lake Comic Con Fights Back Against Judge's 'Unprecedented' Gag Order (12)

Tuesday

11:57 DOJ's Facebook Warrants Target Thousands Of Users For Protesting Inauguration (26)
12:01 Rohingya Ethnic Cleansing (Once Again) Demonstrates Why Demanding Platforms Censor Bad Speech Creates Problems (24)

Friday

11:56 Turkish President Claims Jailed Journalists Are Actually Terrorists (26)

Monday

09:32 EFF, ACLU Sue Government Over Warrantless Electronic Searches At The Border (26)

Wednesday

15:55 Critic-Raiding Sheriff Settles With Bloggers Who Sued Him Over His Unconstitutional Actions (13)
09:45 Dear Government Employees: Asking Questions - Even Dumb Ones - Is Not A Criminal Offense (52)

Friday

10:46 Screen Actors Guild Tells Court There's Nothing Unconstitutional About Curbing IMDB's Publication Of Facts (65)

Thursday

15:41 Police Chief Says He'll Decide Who Is Or Isn't A Real Journalist (37)
10:42 Bill Introduced That Would Make Arrested Protesters Pay Police Overtime, Gov't Expenses (57)

Wednesday

14:30 Case Dismissed: Judge Throws Out Shiva Ayyadurai's Defamation Lawsuit Against Techdirt (259)

Tuesday

06:32 Black Lives Matter Sues Police Department Over Illegal Surveillance Based On First Amendment Activities (111)

Friday

11:58 Pakistani School Drops Lennon's 'Imagine' From Concert Amid Protest By Vocal Minority (50)

Wednesday

10:49 The Scale Of Moderating Facebook: It Turns Off 1 Million Accounts Every Single Day (33)

Tuesday

15:46 Judge Tosses Sarah Palin's Defamation Suit Against The New York Times, Says No Actual Malice (40)
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