Fighting Dirty

Unleashed on August 28, 2009

3263534398_f4b955a7c8_bA blogger who described a model as a “skank”, an “old hag” and a “psychotic lying whore” plans to sue Google for $18 million after they were forced to reveal her identity following a court order.  On today’s Write Report with Donna, we’re looking at the complexities of this case –  and the extremely nasty person whose violent actions precipitated the whole thing.

Also today –  the Consumer Products Safety Improvement Act looks as if it will not actually devastate the children’s/YA publishing sector (another bullet dodged)… and the two-headed monster that is Google decides to impose punishing fines on publishers who fail to deliver books on time… bad Google, bad!

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Links: Some books are safe, others will still need to be tested, Amazon flexes muscles with plan to impose fines on publishers

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