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Friday

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)

Wednesday

03:04 Turkey Passes New Internet Censorship Law, Cites Germany's Awful 'Hate Speech' Law As Its Inspiration (7)

Tuesday

03:13 Tennessee Court Strikes Down Law Criminalizing Calling Political Candidates 'Literally Hitler' (22)

Monday

12:02 The FCC Knows Trump's Social Media Order Is A Joke, But Fecklessly Pretends Otherwise (15)

Friday

09:33 Federal Court Can't See Any First Amendment Implications In Local Ordinance Blocking The Photography Of Children (17)

Thursday

10:42 Portland Journalists Ask For Sanctions As Federal Agents Continue To Assault Reporters And Legal Observers (75)

Tuesday

15:47 ProPublica Releases NYPD Discipline Records Its Union Thought It Had Talked A Court Into Keeping Secret (11)
13:34 NTIA Follows Trump's Unconstitutional Order To Request The FCC Review Section 230 (25)
12:19 Nick Sandmann's Wacky QAnon Supporting Lawyer Threatens Reporters For 'Speculating' On Washington Post's Settlement With Sandmann (31)

Monday

12:10 Court Blocks Federal Officers From Attacking, Arresting Reporters Covering Protests In Portland (106)

Friday

13:39 The First Amendment Bars Regulating Political Neutrality, Even Via Section 230 (52)
11:57 Philippines Senator Targets Critics With 'Cyberlibel' Law, Gets Hailed As A Son Of A Bitch By Thousands Of Citizens (5)
10:53 About Time: New York Finally Passes Anti-SLAPP Bill (8)

Thursday

10:47 Judge Says The Bureau Of Prisons Violated Michael Cohen's 1st Amendment Rights In Sending Him Back To Prison (15)

Monday

13:46 Third Circuit Court Of Appeals: Fuck Cheer, Indeed (25)

Friday

09:40 Second Circuit Wrecks All Sorts Of First Amendment Protections To Keep Lawsuit Against Joy Reid Alive (10)
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