New suit says Trump is still blocking users on Twitter

Courthouse News Service


It was one year ago this month that the Second Circuit ruled it unconstitutional for Trump to block users who criticize him — affirming a federal judge’s ruling that the block was a First Amendment violation.


Justice Department sues Edward Snowden, seeking profits from his book

Connecticut Public Radio

The Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit against Edward Snowden alleging that his newly released memoir, Permanent Record, violates nondisclosure agreements he signed with the federal government. Justice Department lawyers say the U.S. is entitled to all of Snowden’s book profits. . . . In April, the ACLU and the Knight First Amendment Institute filed a lawsuit challenging the government’s pre-publication review process, saying it allows the government to suppress the free speech of public servants.