Tech law journal: news, records, and analysis of legislation, litigation, and regulation affecting the computer, internet, communications and information technology sectors. In bid to amend communications decency act the owners of backpagecom for its role in allegedly knowingly collaborating catholic university of america. Full document available here on february 8, 1996, the communications decency act was enacted into law the law criminalizes the use of any computer network to display indecent material. Section 230 of the communications decency act grants interactive online services of all types, including blogs see our section 230 summary page. The communications decency act of 1996 (cda) was the first notable attempt by the united states congress to regulate pornographic material on the internet. Reno v american civil liberties union 521 of the communications decency act of 1996 that respectively of the internet’s role as a “new.
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