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NJ Library Sued Under Open Public Meetings Act

A public library in New Jersey had a child viewing Internet p 0 r n in the kid's section of the library in January 2015. The mom complained. The library reacted by ensuring kids could continue to view the unfiltered Internet in the children's section of the library. They did this by changing library policy to add the American Library Association recommendations that accomplish that goal. While doing that, they repeatedly blocked the public from observing those policy changes.

Violating Constitutional Separation of Powers is American Library Association's Latest Move for Net Neutrality

I have a problem when people feel the need to call for the violation of the US Constitution to advocate for net neutrality. I mean if it were so good, an honest argument would be used, no? See:

"Violating Constitutional Separation of Powers is American Library Association's Latest Move for Net Neutrality"

This is a library issue not seen before, to my knowledge. So I hope it adds to LISNews's diversity.

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