RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Censorship

A collection of news and information related to Censorship published by this site and its partners.

Top Censorship Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • Appeals court overturns judge's order barring L.A. Times from publishing photographs of murder defendant

     
    The California Court of Appeal on Thursday overturned a judge's order barring The Times from publishing "lawfully obtained photographs" of a murder defendant, calling her actions "an unconstitutional prior restraint on speech." Los Angeles County Superior...
  • USC football: Report says Dillon Baxter hoaxed coaches into thinking he was improperly recruited

     
    USC freshman running back Dillon Baxter, suspended for the season opener for violating team rules, has repeatedly declined to comment about a June incident that required former athletic director Mike Garrett to send letters of apology to five schools....
  • Monster Mash: New York man loses $1.35-million Corot painting; Zimbabwe censors visual artist

     
    -- Major blunder: A New York man is being sued by his partner for losing a $1.35-million Corot painting, pictured at right, during a bender. (New York Daily News) -- Artistic censorship: The government of Zimbabwe has banned the works......
  • Social media wrap: Seeing things the Russian way on Twitter

     
    Russian premier Dmitry Medvedev could learn a little Twitter technique from Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sarah Palin....
  • Holy legal hand grenades! Comic book creators say California game law could clobber all media

     
    Are video games the canaries in the censorship mines? The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund believe a California law banning the sale of violent games to minors has legal consequences for all other media....
  • Puerto Rico government accused of censoring political cartoons

     
    If it wasn't because censorship is a serious matter, it would be funny than in the era of Twitter, Facebook and blogs, any government entity would think that it can keep the public from access to information or to images that it doesn't like. Last week,...
  • A desperate plea from a Mexican newspaper

     
    Two of its reporters murdered in less than two years. The killings by presumed drug gangs have pushed one of the leading newspapers in Mexico's northern border region to make an unusual, sad plea. "What do you want from us?" El Diario de Ciudad Juarez...
  • The Diario de Juarez editorial, in translation

     
    The headline, in gripping language, asks simply: "What do you want from us?" A front-page editorial published by El Diario de Juarez, the main newspaper in violence-plagued Ciudad Juarez, has rippled across the country and among international journalist...
  • Gloucester supervisors respond to Ann Burruss' letter

     
    Here's what supervisors Michelle Ressler, Gregory Woodard and Christian "Buddy" Rilee had to say in response to Ann Burruss' letter. These e-mails were obtained under a Freedom of Information Act request.Ressler: "Ms. Burruss, Thank you for taking the...
  • Ann Burruss' letter to Board of Supervisors draws 3 responses

     
    The day after last week's joint meeting between the Board of Supervisors and School Board, Ann Burruss drafted and e-mailed a letter to the supervisors. We filed a Freedom of Information Act request and obtained a copy of the letter......
  • Banned Books Week: it's back

     
    It's happened again. In 2009, "And Tango Makes Three," the heartwarming children's book about two penguin daddies and their adopted baby penguin Tango -- based on the true story of penguins in Central Park -- was one of the year's......