Archive for ‘Free Speech’

Mom Says She Was Shocked Pole Vaulter Son’s Image Was Fraudulently Used to Get Media Mogul’s Child Into USC | Inside Edition

by   |  04.19.19  |  Free Speech

Inside Edition spoke to Jancen Power’s mother about the college admissions scandal. More »

UPS sues operators of “United Pot Smokers” for TM infringement

by   |  04.19.19  |  Free Speech

United Parcel Service is suing the operators of a self-described ‘non-profit’ medical marijuana collective, “United Pot Smokers”, for infringing its trademarks. More »

Does a 40-foot Latin cross honoring World War I veterans violate the Constitution? The Supreme Court will decide.

by   |  04.19.19  |  Free Speech

Source: Does a 40-foot Latin cross honoring World War I veterans violate the Constitution? The Supreme Court will decide. More »

Clarence Thomas Calls for Reconsidering Libel Standards As Supreme Court Rejects Cosby Case

by   |  04.19.19  |  Free Speech

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Facebook turns censorship eyes toward anti-vaccination crowd – Washington Times

by   |  04.19.19  |  Free Speech

Company executives told Bloomberg News that they’re considering cutting from their pages any news that undercuts vaccinations — meaning, anyone who disagrees with the government about the need to vac More »

Lawsuit Challenges SEC Gag Order and Book Ban – Institute for Justice

by   |  04.19.19  |  Free Speech

This press release and the lawsuit it announces are subject to a gag order imposed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) prohibiting us from telling you the story of ████████, an American entrepreneur who, as he tells it, was the victim of an overzealous government investigation. Although the SEC agreed to settle his case… More »

Court hands victory to Christian cheerleaders who want Bible verses on football game banners | Courts | Dallas News

by   |  04.19.19  |  Free Speech

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Spotify takes down Alex Jones podcasts citing ‘hate content’ | Star Tribune

by   |  04.19.19  |  Free Speech

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The First Amendment and Criminal Libel Law – Reason.com

by   |  04.19.19  |  Free Speech

I thought I’d serialize my forthcoming Penn Law Review article on Anti-Libel Injunctions; here is the section on criminal libel law — the article argues that anti-libel injunctions are like mini-criminal-libel laws. More »

Swatch has filed a legal case against Samsung for trademark infringement – NotebookCheck.net News

by   |  04.17.19  |  Free Speech

The Swiss watchmaker group Swatch has filed a complaint with US legal authorities to the effect that Samsung has impinged on its trademarks. This is connected to the design of some downloadable watchfaces for Gear-line smartwatches. The company will look for hundreds of millions of US dollars in compensation for this breach. More »