Sep 24, 2011

Drug War vs. Free Speech: Mexico Twitter Users Speak Out Against Law Pushed by Veracruz Governor

Blog responses to the passage of an anti-Twitter law in the state of Veracruz

Global Voices: The idea that Twitter users would be publicly persecuted sparked even greater outrage when the news broke that the governor was pushing a bill in the State's Congress to punish those who spread rumors on the charge of “disturbing public order”. Twitter users labeled the law #LeyJavierDuarte (”Javier Duarte Law”). Animal Político published the bill's text[es].

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