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AOL blocks e-mails with links to anti-AOL protest site
FYI, AOL says it was a mistake:
But unless they've changed their filters, perhaps this Politech message
will be blocked if I include a link to the protest site:
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: AOL censoring email?
Date: Thu, 13 Apr 2006 19:54:44 -0400 (EDT)
From: David Cassel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
AOL's terms of service have always said they COULD block email which was
"injurious to AOL".
Today is the day, apparently. AOL is reportedly blocking emails
containing links to the site protesting AOL's email tax.
The AOL Watch Newsletter
Posted by Declan McCullagh on Apr 13, 2006
in category free-speech
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