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Internet Captions Decision Reversed in the 9th Circuit

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After CNN’s motion failed in 2012 to dismiss GLAAD claims under California’s anti-strategic lawsuit against public participation statute, CNN appealed to the Ninth Circuit.  The three federal judges who made up the panel stated, “Numerous recent cases have discussed the DPA’s applicability to virtual spaces like websites, but there is no conclusive California authority on point.”

So now the question is, Will the California Supreme Court weigh in on the GLAAD versus CNN appeal? 

The Internet is a dynamic place where the playing field can be leveled for those seeking and sharing information about any given topic.  It seems only reasonable folks with disabilities are attempting to gain full access to the ever-changing landscape of possibilities we call “the web.”

For a more complete story, be sure to check out this article.

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