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Politics News: Court: Politicians who block citizens on social media violate 1st Amendment - Ars Technica

The case—which was heard before the 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals—found that Phyllis Randall, the chair of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, improperly blocked a man named Brian Davison on Facebook for 12 hours back in February 2016.


Posted: 2019-01-08 01:15:20

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(Tue, 12 Mar 2019 20:05:00 GMT)

This post will highlight my accomplishments in 2018. In the past year, I published (or will publish) 9 articles, gave 17 academic presentations, delivered 65 other presentations, wrote 29 commentaries, and made 388 media appearances.

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