Anonymous Online Speakers in IL

BERKMAN CENTER FOR INTERNET & SOCIETY  |  Citizen Media Law Project and Cyberlaw Clinic Lead Amicus Effort Promoting Rights of Anonymous Online Speakers in IL  | March 25, 2009  |  “In a case involving important First Amendment rights, the Citizen Media Law Project (‘CMLP’) joined a number of media and advocacy organizations, including Gannett Co., Inc.Hearst CorporationIllinois Press AssociationOnline News AssociationPublic CitizenReporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, and Tribune Company, in asking an Illinois appellate court to protect the rights of anonymous speakers online by imposing procedural safeguards before requiring that their identities be disclosed….”  [more]

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