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The Russia Connection

Video and Testimony: Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing: 'Extremist Content and Russian Disinformation Online'

Expert witnesses including executives from Facebook, Google and Twitter, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on extremist content and Russian disinformation operations on social media during the 2016 election.

First Amendment

Twitter Users Sue to Enjoin the President’s Twitter Blocking Based on Political Viewpoint

On Tuesday, a civil action was filed by Columbia University’s Knight First Amendment Institute and seven blocked Twitter users, asserting that President Trump and his staff are violating the First Amendment by blocking users on Twitter based on their viewpoints. 

Cybercrime Roundup

Cybercrime Roundup: Using Twitter as a Weapon, Copyright Trolling Porn, and Script Kiddies on the Rise

In this edition of the cybercrime roundup, a Twitter troll is prosecuted for purposefully inducing a seizure, a copyright troll and fake porn producer finally pleads guilty, and we learn that hacking is on the rise among young teenagers.

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