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EFF Asks California Supreme Court to Defuse a Time Bomb That Could Harm Anonymous Speech

In recent months, we’ve seen worrying decisions in state and federal courts that weaken the First Amendment protection for anonymous speech. Last week, EFF called on the California Supreme Court to limit the impact of one these decisions, Yelp v. Superior … Continue reading

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What Should You Do When ATC Asks You To Call?

If you ever find yourself in this position, it is important to understand that you do not have to make that call. You are under no legal obligation (regulation or otherwise) to place the call. The request is not an … Continue reading

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EFF Asks Copyright Office to Improve Exemptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Washington, D.C.—The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) asked the Librarian of Congress today to limit the legal barriers people face when they want to repair and modify software-enabled products, so that they—not manufacturers— control the appliances, computers, toys, vehicles, and other products they own. In comments filed in Washington D.C. today, EFF … Continue reading

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AT&T asks judge to kick Sprint out of the antitrust courtroom

Lawyers for AT&T are scheduled to appear before Judge Ellen Segal Huvelle on Monday afternoon to convince her to dismiss Sprint’s antitrust challenge to the acquisition of T-Mobile. A dismissal would simplify AT&T’s fight for merger approval by allowing the … Continue reading

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Student asks NY Court to Decide if Bullying is Worth Six Million Dollars

A six million dollar lawsuit was filed last week against the Saranac Lake Central School District in upstate New York. Amy and Hiram Oliveras claim that their daughter, who is of Caribbean descent and is now 12 years old, was … Continue reading

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