MrFuddlesticks, the Renton Police Department and online civil liberties
Recently, the Renton Police Department was able to persuade a judge to issue a warrant to seek the identity of an online cartoonist. Though the case was dropped, guest columnists Nicole Ciandella and Ryan Radia suggest the case has implications for online civil liberties.
By Nicole Ciandella and Ryan Radia
Special to The Seattle Times August 22 2011
Nicole Ciandella is a research associate at the Competitive Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C., where Ryan Radia is associate director of technology studies.