EFF and human rights groups sue to have FOSTA declared unconstitutional
They also want an injunction on the law while the case is being heard.
Suicide, violence, and going underground: FOSTA’s body count
No traffickers were harmed in the enforcing of this law.
Backpage.com CEO pleads guilty to human trafficking
CEO Carl Ferrer faces up to five years in prison and is cooperating with the prosecution.
FOSTA-SESTA's real aim is to silence sex workers online
Under the cover of trafficking, sex workers are being silenced.
Backpage.com was seized by the federal government
The FBI also raided the house of one of the site’s co-founders.
Craiglist blocks personal ads to protest anti sex-trafficking law
It wants to bring them back 'some day,' but can't under the current legal regime.
Senate passes sex-trafficking bill that may lead to online censorship
It now heads to the president for a signature.
How 'sex trafficking' just opened the censorship floodgates
Throwing sex workers under the bus is actually the oldest profession.
House passes contentious anti-online sex trafficking bill
And the tech industry is divided on the issue.