Google and Twitter Speak Up in Support of the First Amendment Rights of Their Users | American Civil Liberties Union

freedom-of-speech-megaphonewhistleblowerYesterday was a good day for Google and Twitter users. It was a good day for science. And it was a good day for the Internet. Why? Because these two technology companies, along with prominent scientists and a public advocacy group, added their voices to the growing consensus that the constitutional right to speak anonymously on the Internet requires special protection in defamation lawsuits brought against anonymous Internet users.

via Google and Twitter Speak Up in Support of the First Amendment Rights of Their Users | American Civil Liberties Union.

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