The Resident: Gov't gag order for the Internet
Publicerad den 21 aug 2013A group of state attorneys general have written a letter to Congress asking they amend Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act of 1998. Section 230 specifically protects websites from being liable for what users might post on their sites in public interaction areas. These attorneys general want websites to be liable for their users' posts.
State attorney general
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The state attorney general in each of the 50 U.S. states and territories is the chief legal advisor to the state government and the state's chief law enforcement officer. In some states, the attorney general serves as the head of a state department of justice, with responsibilities similar to those of the United States Department of Justice.
The current party composition of the state Attorneys General are:
Guam. In Alaska, Hawaii, New Hampshire, New Jersey and Wyoming, as well as in the other territories, the attorney general is appointed by the governor, while the mayor makes the appointment in the District of Columbia. The attorneys general of Maine and of Tennessee are elected by the Maine Legislature and by the Tennessee Supreme Court respectively.