Dean Lyrissa Lidsky

Dean Lidsky Writes Essay for First Amendment News

September 21st, 2018

For its 200th issue, the First Amendment News invited 15 women to write essays about free speech law. Dean Lyrissa Lidsky’s essay, “Libel, Lies, and Conspiracy Theories,” discusses the libel…

Dean Lidsky and Fellow First Amendment Scholars File Amicus Brief in Gilmore v. Jones

August 10th, 2018

Dean Lyrissa Lidsky and other free-speech colleagues filed an amicus brief in June in the case of Gilmore v. Jones. Brennan Gilmore was on the street at last summer’s white…

Dean Lidsky Interviewed on PBS About Alex Jones’ Removal from Social Media Platforms

August 9th, 2018

Dean Lyrissa Lidsky was interviewed on the PBS NewsHour on August 8, “Why kicking Alex Jones off social media is not legally censorship.” In the interview, she commented about the…

Dean Lidsky Comments on Minnesota Company’s Lawsuit to Expose an Online Critic

April 26th, 2018

Air T, a St. Louis Park, Minn., holding company, is seeking court approval to obtain  information from Yahoo and other internet providers to learn the identity of one of its…