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Wednesday

20:13 Australian State's Proposed Ag-Gag Law Threatens General Right To Protest, Critics Warn (27)

Tuesday

03:19 Federal Court Blocks South Dakota's Pro-Pipeline, Anti-First Amendment 'Riot Boosting' Law (35)

Friday

03:23 What's Australian For Streisand Effect? Perhaps It's Fatty McFuckhead (25)

Thursday

11:53 Being Designated A 'Hate Group' By The SPLC Isn't Defamation, Says Federal Court (67)

Wednesday

13:37 Louisiana's Terrible Criminal Defamation Law Again Being Used To Unconstitutionally Target A Critic Of Law Enforcement (13)

Tuesday

09:38 Phew: EU Court Of Justice Says Right To Be Forgotten Is Not A Global Censorship Tool (Just An EU One) (59)

Friday

12:05 Chuck Yeager Sues Airbus For Mentioning That Chuck Yeager Broke The Sound Barrier (217)

Wednesday

12:09 Lawsuit Settlement Over Detainment Of A Journalist Will Force Denver Police Department To Admit The First Amendment Exists (27)

Tuesday

10:45 Hotel Owner Files Libel Suit Against Reviewer For Calling Nazis Nazis, Gets Support From Austrian Court (60)

Friday

12:01 After Being Sued, Mississippi Rewrites Its Unconstitutional Ban On The Use Of Meat Words By Vegan Food Producers (39)

Thursday

03:23 Student Sues College After Being Told Not To Exercise His First Amendment Rights Without The School's Permission (81)

Wednesday

15:40 The NY Times Got It Backwards: Section 230 Helps Limit The Spread Of Hate Speech Online (40)
03:22 Months After Christchurch Shooting, The Australian Government Is Issuing Site-Blocking Orders Targeting Footage Of The Incident (28)

Monday

09:10 YouTube Lets Indonesian Government Block Satirical Video That Criticizes The Indonesian Government (29)

Thursday

12:02 Court Tosses $100 Million Defamation Suit Brought By Former Trump Spokesman Over Reporting On Court Documents (5)
06:47 Devin Nunes Drops One Ridiculous Lawsuit, Only To File Another One (36)

Wednesday

09:48 Pro Tip: Don't Send A Completely Bogus Defamation Threat To A Website That Employs A Former ACLU Badass (75)

Tuesday

12:05 Knight Institute Warns Rep. Ocasio-Cortez That She, Like Trump, Can't Block People On Twitter (35)
03:47 Indiana Appeals Court Decides Badmouthing A Cop On Facebook Is A Crime (32)

Friday

06:32 Hong Kong ISPs Refuse To Help China Censor The Internet (18)

Tuesday

09:51 Don't Let The Bret Stephens Bite: NY Times' Hypocritical 'Free Speech' Columnist Flips Out After Being Called A Bedbug (46)
06:14 SLAPP Threats Don't Even Need To Become Lawsuits To Be Effective: Cop Gets Columnist Fired For Pointing To Picture Of Him With Racists (48)

Thursday

13:36 China (Yes, China) Complains About Attack On Its 'Free Speech Rights' After Twitter/Facebook Boot Propaganda Accounts (39)
12:02 State Rep Tries To Bring Criminal Harassment Charges Against Journalists For Being Journalists (23)
09:22 North Carolina Appeals Court's Second Take On Retaliatory Arrests Just As Bad As Its First One (15)

Wednesday

06:19 New Hampshire Supreme Court: Of Course It's Not Defamatory To Call A Patent Troll A Patent Troll (26)

Monday

12:00 NC Appeals Court Withdraws Its Horrendous, Free Speech-Damaging Opinion On Retaliatory Arrests (24)

Friday

12:03 Pushing For Facebook, YouTube And Twitter To Ban Hate Speech Won't Stop It From Migrating Elsewhere (88)

Thursday

06:37 The Pai FCC Is Oddly Quiet About Trump's Plan To Have The Agency Police Speech (193)

Tuesday

03:28 UK Moves To Give Regulators Power To Fine Internet Companies 5% Of Revenue If They Can't Wave A Magic Wand And Make Bad Content Disappear (39)
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