Brazil: Arrest of Facebook Executive a Drastic and Unnecessary Measure
The arrest of a Facebook executive by Brazilian authorities over the inability of Whatsapp, a Facebook subsidiary, to hand over data it does not have is an egregious judicial… More
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A public high school in Ohio managed a remarkable feat:
It censored a college course & led police and prosecutors to investigate the class.
The school is violating the First Amendment.
We joined a coalition of civil liberties orgs to demand they stop.