Germany can fine Facebook up to $57 million over hate speech
Digital rights activists worry that the new law will curb free speech.
Supreme Court rules sex offenders can use social networks
It's acknowledging the importance of the internet to modern life.
Facebook: German bill isn't 'suitable' to fight hate speech
It argues the bill will encourage sites to remove content that may not be illegal to avoid fines.
The Facebook president and Zuck's racist rulebook
When you encourage Holocaust denial, you get a Trump.
Europe may harmonize how internet companies fight hate speech
The EU is mulling rules that ensure consistent hate speech takedowns.
Twitter triples suspensions of pro-terrorist accounts in one year
Its transparency report also reveals Turkey's attempts to stifle free speech.
Turkey says it's investigating 10,000 social network users
It's supposedly to fight terrorism, but may be an excuse to stifle free speech.
Turkey blocks Tor's anonymity network
It's harder to evade the country's growing censorship efforts.
Rutgers professor forced to take psych evaluation over tweets
The NYPD didn't arrest him, but said if he didn't comply they'd take him by force.