//  6/18/17  //  Topic Update


President Trump blocking Twitter followers due to disagreements with their views raises serious First Amendment concerns, explains Amanda Shanor at Take Care.

President Trump violates the First Amendment when he blocks Twitter users, Robert Loeb argues at Lawfare. 

Norms, not a provision of the Espionage Act, prevent use of the Act to prosecute reporters who receive leaked documents; but that norm may change under President Trumpargues Grayson Clary at EFF Deeplinks.


Updates | The Week of January 22, 2018

1/28/18  //  Daily Update

Hundreds of thousands of people participated worldwide in Women's Marches on Saturday, protesting the first year of the Trump administration and supporting women's rights.

Updates | The Week of January 15, 2018

1/14/18  //  Daily Update

President Trump vows to strengthen libel laws after the release of Fire and Fury.

Zachary Piaker

Columbia Law School

Updates | The Week of December 18, 2017

12/24/17  //  Daily Update

A federal district court in Michigan has upheld a right to display signs depicting aborted fetuses. Environmental Protection Agency employees who publicly criticized the Trump administration had their e-mails scrutinized by a Republican campaign research group.