Cyberlaw Update: Court rules that a Facebook ‘Like’ isn’t expressive

May 2, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin

In Bland v. Roberts, a court ruled last week that since a Facebook ‘Like’ doesn’t constitute an expression or association, it’s not protected by the First Amendment.

Today in 1950: The McCarran Internal Security Act is passed

Sep 23, 2011 By: Jeremy Byellin

On September 23, 1950, the McCarran Internal Security Act was passed over President Truman’s veto, and it was one of the broadest expansions of federal power in U.S. history.