The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region

Op-ed column: Bad move on cyberbullying

Banning anonymous Web posts is sure way to chill free speech

Jeanne A. Benas/For The Sunday Gazette
Jeanne A. Benas/For The Sunday Gazette
Text Size: A | A

The day may soon come when you’re not allowed to make an anonymous online comment on an article like this — not at the discretion of The Daily Gazette, but because the state government forbids it. If some lawmakers succeed in a now high-profile push for cyber-regulation, websites hosted in New York may be required to remove all anonymous postings from their pages, unless the authors agree to provide their full names, and verify them ...

You Must or Subscribe to Continue
subscribe to the Daily Gazette
Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Enjoy this story? Share it!



There are currently no posts. Be the first to comment on this story.