“Exceptions to free speech…”

by Walter Olson on July 16, 2014

“…will inevitably be used to protect police and others in power, not…the weak.” [Ken White/Popehat on case of Thomas G. Smith, whose conviction, later overturned, for "disorderly conduct" and "unlawful use of a computerized communication system" was based on an obscenity-filled rant against cops on the Facebook page of the Village of Arena, Wisc. police department]

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1 Jesse Spurway 07.17.14 at 11:18 am

just curious. could postings on facebook, twitter, etc be considered press?

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