A blogger is entitled to the same free speech protections as a traditional journalist and cannot be liable for defamation unless she acted negligently, a federal appeals court ruled today. “As the Supreme Court has accurately warned, a First Amendment distinction between the institutional press and other speakers is unworkable,” 9th Circuit Judge Andrew Hurwitz wrote for a unanimous three judge panel.
Foreclosurepedia has been monitoring this case closely due to the illegal threats of litigation coming from National Association of Mortgage Field Services (NAMFS) Regime Members. Foreclosurepedia has always held that NAMFS Regime Members such as Heather Berghorst, NAMFS Regime Secretary and owner of Berghorst Enterprises, frivolous claims towards Federal Racketeering along with others were all submitted in an attempt to create a Chilling Effect Upon The First Amendment And Free Speech.
We have Embedded the Ruling Below.
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