May 7 roundup


  • Throw bloggers in prison because their posts cause emotional distress? Vonnegut’s Bergeron wasn’t so far fetched, after all.

  • 1-800-LAWYERS

    Bushwa, Bounder and Sleeze, LLC?

  • […] Although the proposed Megan Meier Cyberbullying Prevention Act would criminalize a wide range of online speech that leads to emotional distress, Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-Calif.) says we should rest assured that judges in their discretion will apply it only to nasties who are bothering our children — except that the bill is in no way limited to that type of speech. Eugene Volokh dissects (earlier here and here). […]