Category Archives: Censorship

Yahoo! accused over jailing of Chinese dissident

Yahoo! accused over jailing of Chinese dissident (Guardian)Campaigners for free speech in China accused the US internet company Yahoo! of providing information that allowed Chinese police to jail a cyber-dissident two years ago. The charge by Reporters Without Borders is likely to provide further ammunition to US congressional members, less than two weeks after Google said it would bend to Beijing’s wish to censor politically sensitive content.http://technology.guardian.co.uk/news/story/0,,1706736,00.html

us: The erosion of anonymous Internet speech

us: The erosion of anonymous Internet speech
Commentary–The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution safeguards freedom of speech. The right to speak freely generally includes the right to speak anonymously. And developing case law holds that the right to speak freely embraces the liberty to speak anonymously on the Internet.
http://news.zdnet.com/2100-9595_22-6030922.html
http://writ.news.findlaw.com/commentary/20060127_sinrod.html
http://news.com.com/The+erosion+of+anonymous+Internet+speech/2010-1028_3-6030721.html