Blog-law relevant stories circulating this month:
In an apparent first, a New York court handling a child-support case approves Facebook as the primary means of service of legal notice.
- Eric P. Robinson on Blog Law Online: Social Service: New York Court Allows Legal Notice Via Facebook
Occupy Wall Street activists are in a legal battle over control of their Twitter account.
- New York Post’s Julia Marsh: OWS leaders in fight over money, Twitter, Israel-Palestine
An Arkansas judge (handle “geauxjudge”) is banned from the bench for life for various troubling anonymous online comments, including revealing confidential information about Charlize Theron’s adoption.
- ABA Journal’s Martha Neil: Judge banned from bench due to online comments, disclosing confidential info on celebrity’s adoption