CLBR #279: Eric Goldman on SESTA and CDA 230

ERIC GOLDMAN ON SESTA AND CDA230 Listen On August 1st, Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) introduced S.1693 – the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017 which would amend the Communications Decency Act (SESTA).  SESTA redefines child sex trafficking under 18 USC §1591 to include “knowing conduct by an individual or entity, by any means, that assists,… Read More CLBR #279: Eric Goldman on SESTA and CDA 230

CLBR #274: Germany’s Controversial Social Media Hate Speech Law with Andrea Shalal

Germany’s Controversial Social Media Hate Speech Law With Andrea Shalal, Reuters News Service, Berlin LISTEN An Act to Improve Enforcement of the Laws in Social Networks, the “Network Enforcement Act” (better known as “NetzDG” or “Facebook Act”) was passed by the German government in June and went into effect on October 1, 2017.  With fines as… Read More CLBR #274: Germany’s Controversial Social Media Hate Speech Law with Andrea Shalal

CLBR #268: Taina Bien-Aimé on Backpage and CDA 230

Taina Bien-Aimé on Backpage and CDA 230 Backpage and the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017 Anti-trafficking Coalition Rebuttal to Tech Industry About Taina Bien-Aimé @tainabienaime / @CATWIntl Taina Bien-Aimé has over two decades of experience defending the rights of women and girls at the national and global level. She is currently the Executive Director of… Read More CLBR #268: Taina Bien-Aimé on Backpage and CDA 230