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Submission + - U.S. Court: Chinese Search Engine's Censorship Is "Free Speech" (itworld.com)

jfruh writes: You will probably not be surprised to learn that Chinese search giant Baidu censors a wide range of content, particularly political material deemed to be pro-democracy — and does so for users everywhere, not just in China. A group of activists filed suit against Baidu in New York for violating free speech laws, but the judge in the case declared that, as a private entity in the United States, Baidu has the right to provide whatever kind of search results it wants, even for political reasons.
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U.S. Court: Chinese Search Engine's Censorship Is "Free Speech"

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