Combative blogger ignites First Amendment concerns after he is jailed for refusing to shut up

By Techdirt
Friday, January 17, 2014 8:47 EDT
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Alabama Court Shuts Blogger Up With Prior Restraint Court Order, Indefinite Jailing For Contempt Of Court (via Techdirt)

The problem with defending free speech is that you have to defend those whose words verge on indefensible in order to protect the speech you do like. Making this task considerably more unpalatable is the possibility that the person you’re defending…

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