[LINK] Yahoo & France, Council of Europe & Racism
Fri, 9 Nov 2001 21:16:19 +1100 (EST)
Court Says France Can't Censor Yahoo Site
In a decision that is being applauded by Internet companies and civil
liberties groups, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday that the United
States Constitution's protections of free speech trumped a French
order requiring Yahoo (news/quote) to remove Nazi materials from its
Yahoo Gets Break in Nazi Case
In an important Internet policy case, a federal judge ruled Wednesday
that Yahoo does not have to comply with a French order that it keep
users in France from seeing Nazi-related content on the website.
Council Of Europe Adopts Global Cyber-Crime Treaty
The Council of Europe today approved the so-called Convention on
Cyber-crime, an international treaty designed to harmonize laws
against crimes committed via the Internet.
Council of Europe Racism and xenophobia in cyberspace
Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights
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