stories from April 19th, 2018
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Friday

11:51 If You're A Journalist Hiring Lawyers To Intimidate Publishers Into Killing Stories About Your Misdeeds, You're A Hypocrite (35)

Thursday

12:11 Cambodian Government Latest To Stifle Press With 'Fake News' Legislation (2)

Tuesday

03:23 Judge Shrugs At 1st Amendment, Orders News Site To Take Down Info It Got From A Publicly-Available Court Filing [UPDATED] (22)

Monday

15:38 On Speech And Subpoenas, New York Giveth And Taketh (Now, The Bad News On Journalist Protection) (2)
03:23 DOJ Tells Ron Wyden About The Times It Has Collected Journalists' Communications; Leaves Some Facts Out (22)

Friday

10:42 Congressman Introduces Legislation To Criminalize Protesting In A Mask (103)

Thursday

15:45 State Appeals Court Tosses Defamation Suit Against Lawyer Who Wrote About Teen Driver Who Injured His Client (6)

Friday

13:20 Malaysian Government Decides To Dump Its Terrible Anti-Fake News Law (7)
06:31 Uganda Bans VPNs To Prevent Users From Dodging Its Absurd New Social Media Tax (34)
10:45 Pennsylvania Cops Abusing A Bad Law To Arrest People For Saying Angry Things To Them (41)
03:22 EFF Launches Lawsuit To Stop FOSTA/SESTA (18)

Tuesday

10:44 China Censors John Oliver Because President Xi Looks A Bit Like Winnie The Pooh (28)
09:46 Australian Parliament Sends Ethics Committee After A Citizen For Mocking Gov't Official On Twitter (32)

Friday

12:02 Supposed 'Free Speech' Warrior Jordan Peterson Sues University Because Silly Professor Said Some Mean Things About Him (374)

Wednesday

10:43 EU Parliamentary Committee Votes To Put American Internet Giants In Charge Of What Speech Is Allowed Online (39)

Friday

12:09 Tanzania Forces 'Unregistered Bloggers' To Disappear Themselves (12)
03:38 UN Free Speech Expert: EU's Copyright Directive Would Be An Attack On Free Speech, Violate Human Rights (17)

Wednesday

09:33 French President Pushing 'Fake News' Bill That Would Demand Decisions From Judges In 48 Hours (16)

Tuesday

12:03 High School Student's Speech About Campus Sexual Assault Gets Widespread Attention After School Cuts Her Mic (76)

Monday

12:00 Police Chief Sends Officers Out To Arrest Man For Calling The Chief A 'Dirty' Cop (22)

Thursday

20:13 Unpublished Censorship Guidelines Lay Bare The Deepest Fears Of The Chinese Government (44)

Wednesday

13:32 Press Wakes Up To The Fact That DNC's Lawsuit Against Wikileaks Could Harm Press Freedoms (7)
10:44 Court Not At All Impressed By Chuck Johnson's Silly Lawsuit Against Twitter, Plans To Grant Anti-SLAPP Win To Twitter (25)

Friday

19:39 Turkish President Visits UK To Remind Everyone He Still Wants To Punish Critical Speech (31)
09:33 DOJ Still Wants To Lock People Up For Protesting The Government, Or Even Just Talking About It (78)

Tuesday

11:54 Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Sends Totally Bogus, Censorial Defamation Threat To Reporter He Doesn't Like (33)

Monday

11:59 California Gov't Thinks It Might Be Able To Regulate Fake News Sometime Before 2020 (38)

Thursday

13:35 Venture Beat Reporter Abuses DMCA To Silence A Critic (48)

Friday

12:04 China Outlaws Telling The Truth About Communist Party 'Heroes And Martyrs' (51)
09:28 War Of Words Between Anti-Vaxxers Results In An Unconstitutional Gag Order (54)
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