a watched pot and other anecdotal advice

June 29, 2004 — Leave a comment

when that idiot was making his case about adult content i posted about COPA/CIPA and the fights in the courts, well there`s been a new development.

yesterday the Supreme Court; including Clarence Thomas; voted 5-4, to bar enforcement of COPA/CIPA because it violates constitutional free speech rights.

“The 5-4 ruling, however, does not resolve the constitutional question in a case pitting free-speech rights against efforts by the U.S. Congress to protect minors from online pornography.”

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before someone misconstrues my joy; this decision makes me happy because it tries to put the responsibility for what`s accessible for children online, in the hands of parents; where it should be.

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