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Peter S. Vogel: Cybersmear - Jury Verdict Of $13.78 Million For Anonymous Postings
Posted on 8 May 2012 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel Freedom of speech under the First Amendment of the Constitution does not protect anonymous libel and slander posted on the Internet. ABC News reported that on April 20, 2012 a jury in Fort Worth, Texas gave a verdict in favor for... Read More

Why Joe the Plumber’s Civil Rights Claims Were Flushed Down the Toilet
Posted on 30 Mar 2012 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Law Community Staff

Plaintiff, Joe the Plumber, became a national figure during the 2008 presidential campaign when he appeared in the media on numerous occasions questioning and criticizing then Senator Obama's tax plan particularly as it related to small businesses... Read More