The founders of a pro-gun rights group that was blocked by a state politician on social media filed a lawsuit […]
A Colorado state senator is being sued for blocking a constituent on social media. Anne Landman is suing Republican Senator Ray Scott after he banned her from his official Twitter and Facebook accounts two years ago. “Sen. Scott censored me for being a critical constituent. Yet, he’s allowed his like-minded followers to ridicule me on his page and retain their right to speak freely,” Landman said in a statement. “This doesn’t feel like democracy. This feels like hypocrisy and punishment for having a different point of view.”
A federal judge ruled that three Republican members of the Wisconsin State Assembly violated the First Amendment rights of a […]
A federal appeals court upheld a ruling that a local county official who temporarily blocked a constituent from her Facebook page violated the First Amendment, making this the first court of appeals ruling regarding whether the First Amendment applies to government-run social media accounts.
The Jackson County Sentinel reported that the 200-person town of Paint Rock, Alabama is trying to ban members of the […]
Reprinted with Permission from Ballard Spahr A federal judge has ruled that the First Amendment prohibits President Donald J. Trump […]
Reporters from CNN, The Associated Press, and E&E News were barred by the EPA from entering a national summit “of […]
In June, the Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina statute with banned registered sex offenders from accessing social media because […]