Ad Site Backpage Says It Welcomes Contempt Citation From Mccaskill Senate | Latest News RSS feed

Ad Site Backpage Says It Welcomes Contempt Citation From Mccaskill Senate - Latest News


Portman, McCaskill, pushing contempt of Congress for Web site that advertises sex

Rob Portman and Claire McCaskill ... the full Senate, it would be the first contempt citation issued in 20 years, according to the two senators. When Ferrer did not appear in November, Liz McDougall, ... read more

Senate holds Backpage.com in contempt, sparking likely free speech fight

The Senate took a rare step on Thursday and held a company in contempt of Congress -- Craigslist ... But a subcommittee investigation found that Backpage helps to facilitate sex trafficking. For examp... read more

Senate holds Backpage.com in contempt

The Senate took a rare step on Thursday and held a company in contempt of Congress -- Craigslist ... But a subcommittee investigation found that Backpage helps to facilitate sex trafficking. For examp... read more

Looking for another news?


It’s clear Backpage.com would rather fight with Senate than stop sex trafficking

Claire McCaskill ... Senate has used the process to force compliance with an investigation. The reply of Backpage.com was telling. Bring it on, was the tone of statements released to the St. Louis-Pos... read more


Backpage CEO Skipped Sex-Trafficking Hearing, May Face Criminal Contempt Charges

Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), heads of a new subcommittee within in the Senate ... of these ads did in fact feature minors, this amounted to about 1/25th of 1 percent of Backpage' ... read more

Senate holds advertising site in contempt over sex trafficking subpoenas

WASHINGTON • For the first time in more than 20 years, the Senate has voted to hold in contempt a private party, the online advertising site ... on Backpage, McCaskill said. “If we ignore Backpage’s r... read more

Backpage.com must give documents to Senate panel, SCOTUS says

Backpage.com asserts that it screens its listings, but critics say the site enables the sex trafficking of minors by running advertisements that suggest a prostitute is underage. Many ads are placed . ... read more

Missouri AG Hawley looking for state court’s help in going after alleged sex-trafficking website

Follow Jo on Twitter: annies Updated at 4:30p.m., Feb. 10, 2016, to include congressional committee contempt vote - A U.S. Senate committee ... involve ads posted to the website Backpage.com. U.S. Sen ... read more

Clay says report vindicates Holder

Clay strongly opposed what he described as “the outrageous and unprecedented” contempt citation against the Attorney General. “Today’s report by the Inspector General confirms that the contempt citati... read more

See This Image: Red State Roulette. How A Red State Cleans Up Ebola.

There's a security guy at the data center where I often work named Joe. He's from Staten Island, watches Fox News, and reads the Post. Joe and I used to go back and forth a lot as he checked me in ... read more

Too Much 'Cybersecurity' Is the Real Menace to the Internet: Reason Roundup

Mark Warner (D-Virginia) showed that Warner—vice chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee—was at least ... and that serve what used to be their ads—and they call that media. Such a mediacentric and ... read more

Chris Dodd and Don Imus

I think it's worth remembering, as I pointed out sort of surprised back in the January cattle call, that Chris Dodd announced his candidacy for president on the Don Imus show. I'm read more



FeedsRSS Created by. Full RSS Feed | Privacy Policy | Contact Us