Hacktivism, Anonymous & a New Breed of Protest in a Networked World
Boston College Law School
September 14, 2011
Boston College International and Comparative Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 6, p. 511, 2012
This paper explores the existing legal regimes in the US and the UK governing hacktivism. It argues for First Amendment protection for a narrow subset of certain forms of hacktivism.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 33
Keywords: First Amendment, DDoS, Hacktivism, Free Speech, Digital Protest, Internet, Media Law
Date posted: September 15, 2011 ; Last revised: May 18, 2014