Media Law


  • Cornell Law School Legal Information Institute
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    • Original content including: Wex legal encyclopedia, CRS Annotated Constitution, LII Supreme Court Bulletin, Introduction to Basic Legal Citation, Table of Popular Names, Parallel Table of Authorities
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    • U.S. Code for Telecommunications Includes definitions of terms and laws dealing with the FCC and technologies such as radio, television, cable, satellite, and the internet.

  • The First Amendment Encyclopedia "Articles, news and insights about free expression in America. Presented by the Free Speech Center and the John Seigenthaler Chair of Excellence in First Amendment Studies at Middle Tennessee State University. Includes case summaries and more.

  • LexisNexis is a standard source for legal briefs, but it requires a subscription.
    • LexisNexis Case Briefs for Class Prep. If you search for a case and add a reference to LexisNexis Case Briefs and/or Law School, the search results can sometimes give you a useful case brief summary.



Filtering Companies

  • Is VidAngel Legal? YouTube video by VidAngel (November 29, 2016). Discusses censorship, The Family Movie Act, Law suits against filtering companies, Decryption, Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), Fair Use, The last stand for filtering streaming movies. (Humorous and informative.) Recommendations for taking action.

Internet Regulation

Sale of ISP Data

Congress Approve Sale of ISP Data

Use of VPN technology to provide privacy

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