stories from April 19th, 2018
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Wednesday

11:55 State Appeals Court Upholds Criminal Conviction For Twitter Harassment Targeting An Autistic Student (31)

Friday

15:33 Michael Cohen Drops Ridiculous Lawsuit Against Buzzfeed After Buzzfeed Sought Stormy Daniels' Details (4)

Thursday

03:33 Following Questionable Election, Honduran Government Debuts New Censorship Law (12)

Tuesday

12:04 How Government Pressure Has Turned Transparency Reports From Free Speech Celebrations To Censorship Celebrations (12)

Friday

12:14 New Hampshire Court: First Amendment Says You Can Call A Patent Troll A Patent Troll (22)

Thursday

03:23 More Governments Granting Themselves Extra Censorship Powers With 'Fake News' Laws (23)

Wednesday

10:43 Yet Another Case Highlights Yet Another Constitutional Infirmity With The DMCA (10)

Monday

15:41 Judge Blocks Iowa Town From Shutting Down Or Suing Resident Over His Critical Website (13)

Friday

19:39 Quixotic Approaches To Circumventing Censorship, Using Books And Music (33)
10:39 Malaysian Government Pushes 'Fake News' Bill Aimed At Curb-Stomping Reporting About Its Corruption (19)
06:43 French Government Looking To Copy Germany's Disastrous Anti-Hate Speech Legislation (6)

Wednesday

10:40 UN Advisor Tells Italy To Drop Its Terrible 'Fake News' Law Before It Does Any Real Damage (12)

Monday

12:05 Bob Murray Sends Judge Whiny Letter Saying That Losing Case To John Oliver Is Making People Say Mean Things To Him (42)

Friday

13:23 Tenth Circuit Issues A Troubling Ruling Limiting New Mexico's Anti-SLAPP Statute In Federal Court (10)
03:23 Spanish Hate/Anti-Terrorism Speech Laws Doing Little But Locking Up Comedians, Artists, And Dissidents (76)

Thursday

13:29 Censorship Creep Is Setting In As Social Media Companies Try To Stay Ahead Of European Lawmakers (21)
10:40 Lucha Underground Wrestling Sends Legal Threat To Journalists For Publishing 'Spoilers' (20)

Tuesday

09:33 Trump's Lawyers Apparently Unfamiliar With Streisand Effect Or 1st Amendment's Limits On Prior Restraint (72)

Friday

08:31 Keeper Security Reminds Everyone Why You Shouldn't Use It; Doubles Down On Suing Journalist (13)

Thursday

09:30 Five Senators Agree: Search Engines Should Censor Drug Information (34)

Tuesday

03:17 French Government Wants To Toss Far-Right Political Leader In Jail For Posting Images Of Terrorist Atrocities (40)

Thursday

13:43 China Briefly Bans The Letter 'N' On Social Media After Anger Over Plans To Make Xi Jinping 'Dictator For Life' (17)
03:14 Rhode Island Legislator Proposes A Tax On Video Games Based On Existing Entirely Voluntary Ratings System (47)

Tuesday

12:01 Anti-NRA Censorship Efforts Echo Earlier Pro-NRA Censorship Efforts, And Learn No Lessons From Them (150)
10:43 Stanford Professor Drops Stupid SLAPP Suit Against Critics; Still Mad Online (8)
09:19 Senator Klobuchar Thinks We Need To Start Fining Social Media Companies For Not Removing Bots Fast Enough (55)

Monday

12:05 Judge Tells Coal Boss Bob Murray The Judicial Equivalent Of 'Eat Shit, Bob' (50)
10:44 Section 230 Isn't About Facebook, It's About You (30)

Friday

13:28 Federal Court Shuts Down IMDb-Targeting 'Anti-Ageism' Law Permanently (22)

Thursday

11:52 Trump Blames School Shootings On Violent Video Games, Movies; Suggests We Need Some Sort Of Rating System For Them (123)
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