Danielle Citron

dcitron's picture

Danielle Citron is the Morton & Sophia Macht Professor of Law at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law. She is the author of Hate Crimes in Cyberspace (Harvard University Press 2014).

Subscribe to this Lawfare contributor via RSS.

Communications Decency Act

FOSTA: The New Anti-Sex-Trafficking Legislation May Not End the Internet, But It’s Not Good Law Either

For the first time in twenty years, FOSTA carves out a statutory exception in technology companies’ immunity for third-party content under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.

Privacy Paradox

Follow Buddies and Block Buddies: A Simple Proposal to Improve Civility, Control, and Privacy on Twitter

In order to address growing concerns over the use of the platform for online harassment, Twitter should expand its current system of letting users designate whom they “block” and “follow” to let users designate other users whose blocks and follows their accounts will replicate.