[linux-elitists] A modest proposal to web designers of the world (was Re: Site feedback: fonts too small)

Ron Guerin ron@vnetworx.net
Thu Jun 26 14:29:12 PDT 2003


On Thu, 2003-06-26 at 17:20, Don Marti wrote:
> begin Ron Guerin quotation of Thu, Jun 26, 2003 at 04:43:20PM -0400:
> 
> > If I understood correctly as I listened in on the News Hour the other
> > night, one of the judges mentioned that the filters could be turned off
> > if a user over the age of 18 requested it, but that this assertion is
> > not actually in that law anywhere.
> 
> Rehnquist, O'Connor, Scalia and mini-Scalia, I mean Thomas: CIPA is
> constitutional.
> 
> Kennedy and Breyer: CIPA is constitutional if librarians will disconnect
> filters on request for 18+ patrons.
> 
> Stevens, Souter and Ginsburg: CIPA is unconstitutional.

Well, I fully expect we haven't heard the last of this then.

- Ron





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