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HB1159 – like a Zombie from the Crypt, it’s alive at 10am this morning. UPDATE: It’s now dead forever more

UPDATE and BUMPED: Hmm, I had edited this earlier but WordPress seems to have lost it. The Criminal and Justice Committee voted, 11-0, to “not recommend further legislation”. To my surprise, the motion was by Rep David Meuse who said it had First Amendment problems and implications for the Press. He also said that there …

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Jan Schmidt Bernie Bus

So I just emailed the NH House Criminal Justice and Public Safety committee on NH State Rep Jan Schmidt’s doxxing a private citizen

UPDATE II – the bill has been sent to Interim Study by a vote of 14-6.  I’m betting that we had, at least, some influence on that vote.  I’m REALLY willing to bet that NH State Rep Jan Schmidt and Deb Steven’s collective utterances about others had much more to do with it. Instead of …

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free speech - speech suppression

HB1159 Testimony – making Public Servants into a new “Protected Class” above citizens

TO: House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee DATE: January 29, 2020 RE: HB 1159-FN – AN ACT relative to cyberbullying, cyberstalking, and doxxing of a public servant. FROM: Kathleen LaBonte, <redacted> Dear Chairman Cushing and Committee Members: I begin my public testimony AGAINST HB 1159 by quoting Thomas Jefferson: “Rightful liberty is unobstructed action …

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Jan Schmidt Bernie Bus

HB 1159 (The “Shut the ‘Grok down bill) – Testimony of Howard Coffman

HB1159 relative to cyberbullying, cyberstalking, and doxxing of a public servant Recommendation: ITL – Inexpedient to Legislate Mr. Chairman and Distinguished Members of this House Committee: I come before you today to speak in opposition to HB 1159. I urge you to vote “inexpedient to legislate” and place this legislative proposal into the dustbin of …

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