Tag: Free Speech

President Trump Calls for the Restriction of Free Speech of the Internet

Hidden inside the Communications Decency Act (CDA) of 1996 is one of the most valuable tools for protecting freedom of expression and innovation on the Internet:¬†Section 230. This comes somewhat as a surprise, since the original purpose of the legislation was to restrict free speech on the Internet. […]

Supreme Court Unanimously Rules in Favor of Free Speech in Rock Band Trademark

In an 8-0 verdict, the United States Supreme Court ruled that a 71-year-old law banning offensive trademarks is unconstitutional. This is win for the First Amendment and free speech by allowing controversial and potentially offensive speech within the country. The case was brought to the court by the […]

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