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Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Nov 13, 2012

The Shelby County Commission continues to press for a court order requiring the Memphis Commercial Appeal to reveal the identity of readers who posted more than 9,000 comments on its website. The First Amendment Center weighs in on the request "that raises serious questions about First Amendment protections and the privacy rights of those who posted to the site anonymously."