Category Archives: Offences – Defamation

Jurisdiction, ISPs’ liability and libel

According to the story, a British politician shut his blog for Google (US) refused to remove a defamatory post put on his blog and on others’. What strikes me first is the line taken by Google. De facie, perfectly adequate, … Continue reading

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Anonymity and fighting harassment and libel

In the US, Kentucky lawmaker filed a bill to make anonymous posting illegal. The website operator who would fail to enforce the law (i.e. let somebody posting without identifying him/herself) would pay a fine.there are two problems here: first, free … Continue reading

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