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Cda 230

The Lawless Internet? Myths and Misconceptions About CDA Section 230

Mary Anne Franks | Posted 02.17.2014 | Crime
Mary Anne Franks

Section 230 is an important and complex law, and it is both dangerous and inaccurate to treat it as a blanket license for online abuse. Unfortunately, the popular understanding of §230 is at best imprecise.

How Does the Internet Give You a Voice?

Craig Newmark | Posted 03.11.2013 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Folks, I want to know: how does the Internet give you a voice? I'm collecting answers about how the Internet gives people a voice that I will share on Internet Freedom Day on January 18th.

Infographic: Most Important Law Protecting Internet Speech

Craig Newmark | Posted 10.23.2012 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Folks, there's this law called CDA 230 which is a major free speech protection on the Internet. It also protects much of the business on the Net, which involves engagement with regular people. It's a really big deal. Maybe the most important law protecting Internet speech.