In a decision with potentially large ramifications, New York Federal Judge LaShann DeArcy Hall won't dismiss a libel suit against "Shitty Media Men" creator Moira Donegan.
Explaining, the judge says it is possible that Donegan created the entry herself. The judge believes that Elliott should be able to explore whether the entry was fabricated. Accordingly, discovery proceeds, which will now put pressure on Google to respond to broad subpoena demands. The next motion stage could feature a high-stakes one about the reaches of CDA 230.
Mark Levinsane Strikes Again and Again and Again
Apparently all one has to do is write a post with a title similar to this one to get on Mark Levin’s increasingly long and decreasingly witty “most deranged bloggers” list, as friend of the League Nathan P Origer Mental Case, has just found out soon after commenting on friend of the League John Schwenkler Schmuckler’s own moment of infamy. I like Nathan’s own spin-off of his name better: Orijerk. Or as H.C. dubbed him in the comments, Boringer….
You gentlemen are in good company at least. And I suppose if enough people start titling their posts with words like “prefabricon” and “Levinsane” it might have an “I’m Spartacus” effect. We shall see….