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Thursday

20:29 China Micro-Censors The VP Debate In The Most Hamfisted Way (21)
10:40 Devin Nunes Asks Appeals Court To Invalidate Bedrock Supreme Court 1st Amendment Ruling (12)
03:35 Administration Officials (Again) Break The Law By Investigating Voice Of America Journalist For 'Anti-Trump Bias' (43)

Monday

12:04 Judge Refuses To Dismiss Batch Of Nicholas Sandmann's Media Lawsuits In The Laziest Defamation Ruling I've Ever Seen (26)

Wednesday

02:59 Trump Still Hates The 1st Amendment: Meeting With State Attorneys General To Tell Them To Investigate Internet Companies For Bias (36)

Tuesday

12:29 Court Rejects Clearview's First Amendment, Section 230 Immunity Arguments (8)

Monday

12:05 Judge Issues Preliminary Injunction Saying That The US Cannot Block WeChat, Says The Ban Raises 1st Amendment Concerns (21)
06:25 Experts Say Internet Shutdowns Don't Thwart Protests (12)

Friday

10:53 Alan Dershowitz Files SLAPP Suit Against CNN; Says Not Airing More Of What He Said Is Defamation (22)

Thursday

03:32 Human Rights Organization Issues Press Freedom Alert Over UK Government's Refusal To Speak To Critical Journalists (11)

Wednesday

15:36 French Government To Make Insulting Mayors A Criminal Offense (60)

Tuesday

12:19 Trump Gets Mad That Twitter Won't Take Down A Parody Of Mitch McConnell; Demands Unconstitutional Laws (71)

Wednesday

03:14 Tinpot Administration Is Apparently 'Building Dossiers' On Journalists Who Criticize Trump (36)

Monday

10:40 Appeals Court: City Employee's Horrific Facebook Posts About Tamir Rice Shooting Were Likely Protected Speech (38)

Friday

09:33 The Supreme Court's Failure To Protect The Right To Assemble Has Led Directly To Violence Against Protesters (89)
03:32 Washington Court Says First Amendment Protects Teen's Emoji-Laden Rant About Her Mother (15)

Thursday

12:11 California Fusion Center Tracked Anti-Police Protests, Sent Info To 14,000 Police Officers (22)

Wednesday

13:20 Not A Good Look: Facebook's Public Policy Director In India Files A Criminal Complaint Against A Journalist For A Social Media Post (2)
10:49 Court Says First Amendment Protects Ex-Wife's Right To Publicly Discuss Her Ex-Husband On Her Personal Blog (23)

Tuesday

10:44 Why Keep Section 230? Because People Need To Be Able To Complain About The Police (30)
03:28 Judge Forbids Facebook Users Being Sued By A Cop From Publishing The Cop's Name On Social Media (37)

Friday

13:33 Clearview Hires Prominent First Amendment Lawyer To Argue For Its Right To Sell Scraped Data To Cops (23)
10:44 Devin Nunes Is Still Suing A Satirical Cow & A Political Consultant, But Judge Rejects Attempt To Bring Twitter Back (32)

Thursday

12:39 Tweeters Were Criminally Charged For The Crime Of Trying To Identify A Police Officer... Who The Police Revealed In The Charging Docs (19)

Tuesday

10:43 Hong Kong Uses New National Security Law To Arrest Prominent Pro-Democracy Media Tycoon (54)

Monday

12:12 San Diego Police Officers Are Using An Old Sedition Law To Punish People For Swearing Around Cops (22)

Friday

09:53 Trump Issues Ridiculous Executive Orders Banning TikTok And WeChat (28)

Thursday

13:26 Georgia School District Inadvertently Begins Teaching Lessons In First Amendment Protections After Viral Photo (73)
10:44 Judge Rejects Devin Nunes' SLAPP Suit Over The Esquire Article He Really, Really Doesn't Want You To Read (12)
09:33 State Department Announces That Great Firewall For The US; Blocks Chinese Apps & Equipment (47)
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