"Online Legalities" Column

 

A regular column in California Publisher, the newspaper of the California News Publishers Assocation

 

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Previous Columns:

"Libel lawsuits targeting vile conspiracy theories," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Spring 2019.

"Prior restraint still makes important stories a hassle," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Winter 2019.

"Attack a journalist, you'll do time, federal bill says," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Fall 2018.

"Politicians can't block critics on their social media accounts," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Summer 2018.

"Grudge shuts a news site," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Spring 2018.

"Decision shines new light on public officials' emails," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Winter 2018.

"Russian influence underscores need for sunshine on digital political advertising," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Fall 2017.

"Leakers take big risks to get Trump-Russia news to public," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Summer 2017.

“Anti-Trump tirade sparks debate over campus free speech,” Online Legalities, California Publisher, Spring 2017.

“Perilous times for press freedom in Trump’s post-truth era,” Online Legalities, California Publisher, Winter 2017.

 “Journalist Jason Leopold lives and breathes by FOIA,” Online Legalities, California Publisher, Fall 2016.

"What effect could Donald Trump have on libel laws?" Online Legalities, California Publisher, Summer 2016.

"Too soon to judge impact of Hulk Hogan's payout," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Spring 2016.

 

"Ads in editorial have always been a risk," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Winter 2016.

 

"A lesson in fair use and dancing babies," Online Legalities, California Publisher, Fall 2015.

 

"'Anti-SLAPP' laws come under attack,” Online Legalities, California Publisher, Summer 2015.

 

“Charlie Hebdo adds global slant to free speech,” Online Legalities, California Publisher, Spring 2015.


“Hacking scandals highlight digital privacy problems,” Online Legalities, California Publisher, Winter 2015.


“Speech-threat case goes to the high court,” Online Legalities, California Publisher, Fall 2014.


“Doing time for protecting sources?” Online Legalities, California Publisher, Summer 2014.