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The National Law Journal Publishes opinion piece by Jeff Ifrah and Steven Eichorn entitled, “Banned from the Internet”. The article questions the judicial practice of including internet bans in the sentences for business crimes.

“The internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.” — Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft. Given the pervasiveness of the internet, it is curious to us that some courts have been all too willing to prohibit internet use for defendants on probation or supervised release. Are such internet bans narrowly tailored… Read More