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Justice Department Fights Web Hosting Company for Trump Protester Information
Lawfare (blog)
The Justice Department is fighting for information on all of the visitors to the website, as well as log files on when and from where the visitors logged onto the site, what they looked at, and emails related to the site. The site at the ...
Web hosting firm DreamHost fights order to ID anti-Trump protestersSky News
The Justice Department demanded over a million IP addresses from an anti-Trump website and a web-hosting ...Business Insider
DreamHost is fighting DoJ request for 1.3M IP addresses of visitors to anti-Trump protest siteTechCrunch
TIME -New York Times -DreamHost -DreamHost
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The Verge

The Daily Stormer has returned under a Russian domain name
The Verge
Just one day after the site dropped off the web, the Daily Stormer has reappeared using a Russian domain name. The site became unreachable yesterday after GoDaddy, Google, and a string of other companies dropped the site as a client, leaving it without ...
Google cancels domain registration for Daily StormerBusiness Insider
Google, GoDaddy Drop Neo-Nazi Group's Domain RegistrationBloomberg
Google dropped a neo-Nazi site from its domain-registration service like a hot potatoQuartz
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Squarespace pulls hate sites from its web hosting service - Engadget
The post-Charlottesville crackdown on internet hate speech is expanding at a very rapid pace. Squarespace, the web design and hosting service, has revealed ...

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Should web-hosting companies restrict who's on their platforms?
This game of internet-domain whack-a-mole raises issues around what domain-hosting companies are responsible for, and where they draw the line on objectionable material. "Legally, they don't have any responsibility around this, unless it's a federal ...
Neo-Nazi site's publisher says he's got no home on internetABC News
Neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer accused of defamation by radio host, as it's 'completely banned from the Internet'Los Angeles Times
Why Cloudflare CEO revoked web-hosting services for neo-Nazi siteSan Francisco Business Times
EFF -Business Insider - -Gizmodo
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The Philadelphia Tribune

Web-hosting firms up efforts to exile hate groups
The Philadelphia Tribune
GoDaddy and Google yanked the domain name for Daily Stormer following the rally. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are removing known hate groups from their services, and the music streaming service Spotify dropped what it considers hate bands.

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Google cancels domain registration for white-supremacy site the Daily Stormer
Google Inc. GOOG, -0.03% GOOGL, -0.16% said Monday that it had cancelled the domain registration for white-supremacy site the Daily Stormer. "We are cancelling Daily Stormer's registration with Google Domains for violating our terms of service," a ...


Domain name registry Donuts raises $110M in financing to help ...
Donuts, a domain name registry based in Kirkland, Wash., has raised $110 million in financing to help complete its $213 million acquisition of fellow…
Donuts' acquisition of Rightside makes it easier on brand owners ...Domain Name Wire

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FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Ebay stops Bay Area company from registering domain name
FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
California-based e-commerce giant Ebay has stopped Justin Lewis from registering the domain name for his website. It's an online community designed to help consumers find places that sell organic food and natural products in their area. Its name is ...


08/16/2017: The Justice Department and a web hosting company battle over user data
The Department of Justice has asked DreamHost for 1.3 million IP addresses connected to a site that organized protests around President Trump's inauguration. On today's show, we'll look at whether there's a historical precedent for such a request, and ...
Web firm fights US government over protester data in fresh clash on dataCitizen
Trump's DOJ Demands Personal Info on 1.3M Visitors to "DisruptJ20" Inauguration Protest WebsiteDemocracy Now!
We Fight for the Users - DreamHost.blogDreamHost
DreamHost -Electronic Frontier Foundation
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Ars Technica

Web hosting, CDN companies torn as to how to respond to racist websites
Ars Technica
Some tech companies that provide hosting, domain, and CDN services to many of the most prominent hate groups are now re-evaluating those decisions in the wake of recent far-right violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. However, other firms are holding ...

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