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I Like Ike

“I Like Ike” is one of the catchiest and most well-known political slogans of all time. According to a decision that was issued by a federal judge in Virginia a few days ago, however, the modern-day equivalent—saying that you "like" a political candidate by using Facebook's "like" feature—is not even worthy of the protections of the First Amendment. That decision is wrong, whether you like or dislike Facebook.
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Federal judge restores three days of early voting in Ohio

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (2 years ago)

Rick Hasen says the federal district court decision today restoring Ohio's early voting in the three days right before the November election may not survive an appeal to the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. For now, however, the... Read Post

FBI Lists Brother of US Citizen Challenging No Fly List as ‘Most Wanted Terrorist’ Day Before Major Hearing

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (12 hours ago)

In the Eastern District of Virginia, the Justice Department has been fighting a lawsuit brought by a US citizen, who claims his constitutional rights were violated when he was placed on the No Fly List. The judge has not blindly acc... Read Post

I Like Ike

Issues & Causes / Human Rights : Blog of Rights: Official Blog of the ACLU (3 years ago)

“I Like Ike” is one of the most well-known and catchiest political slogans of all time. According to a decision that was issued by a federal judge in Virginia a few days ago, however, the modern-day equivalent—saying that you "like"... Read Post


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