Author accused of copyright infringement sues accuser and accuser’s publisher; MS Health Dept tried to deny public records request; Associated Press fires journalist who criticized the Palestinian Authority; NBC sued for $2.8B; and Will lawsuit protection against social media platforms be removed?
Blackwater Founder Sues Media Outlet; Puerto Rico Suppressing Free Speech; First Amendment Peril In Texas – And MORE – In The News – 05/21/20
African Authors Struggling; “Altered Images” in Research Papers; Social Media Wearing Away the 1st Amendment; Simon and Schuster CEO dies.
Photographer sues Sinclair Television for using his photo; Bauer Media ceases printing 7 magazines; Twitter and Google lose defamation case in Australia…but they would have won in the U.S.; Egypt filmmaker dies on prison cell
Museum inspects Elvis’ Bible; Books Still Sell During COVID; Supreme Court Rules States Can’t Copyright Statutes; Has Your HP Printer Suddenly Stopped Working? This Might Explain Why!
World Book Day; and Facebook controls what THEY want you to see but their censorship policies make no sense.
Quarantined Folks Are Buying More Books!; Humvee Trademark Lawsuit; Candidate Sues Media for Libel; Editor Leaves Hollywood Reporter over Alleged Bias.
Book sales increase because they’re inexpensive entertainment; A dozen journalists releases from executive’s libel lawsuit; How U.S. presidents in history have tried to stop people from insulting them; How to read Kindle ebooks without a Kindle; Victoria Strauss delivers AGAIN!
Major publishers should have recalled employees from China weeks ago; Amazon limits fast shipping on “non-essential” items (but BookLocker’s books are shipping immediately!); Museum security chief takes over social media posts, and has people roaring with laughter; Skyhorse Publishing lays off nearly third of staff; and Netflix sued for defamation.