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  • How Bad Is Marketing Spam On Twitter?
    Are marketers ruining the Twitter experience? Bloomberg talks to several people who think so. One woman, who says she signed up for Twitter to keep in touch with friends, ...
  • Supreme Court Upholds Ruling Against Anti-Spam Law
    The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to overturn a ruling that Virginia's anti-spam statute violates the First Amendment. The decision means that Jeremy Jaynes will not have to serve ni ...
  • Facebook Obtains Restraining Order Against Spammers
    U.S. District Court Judge Jeremy Fogel in San Jose granted Facebook's request for a temporary restraining order against Sanford Wallace and two other alleged spammers. In an order issued Mond ...
  • Spam King Faces Wrath Of Facebook
    Facebook has sued Sanford "Spamford" Wallace for allegedly spamming members by flooding their Facebook walls with posts that appear to have come from their friends. In a complaint filed la ...
  • Court Dismisses Spam Lawsuit Against Reunion.com
    In a controversial ruling, a federal judge has dismissed a spam lawsuit filed by four Web users against social networking site Reunion.com because the users didn't claim they lost mon ...
  • Canned Rhetoric
    Here's something no one saw coming in 1789: First Amendment protections extend to some types of spam. In September, the Virginia Supreme Court vacated the 2004 conviction of Jeremy Jayne ...
  • Gross Negligee Alert
    Breaking news: Spam still sucks. But at least it's getting more interesting, both in technique and entertainment value. A recent wave designed to look like personalized news updates from C ...