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Court Dismisses Civil Revenge Porn Case Against Internet Hosting Service

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Court Dismisses Civil Revenge Porn Case Against Internet Hosting Service

This civil case was brought by revenge porn victims against TEXXAN.com and TEXXANS.com and GoDaddy.com which hosted the aformentioned sites.  According to the plaintiffs, the two websites maintained sexually explicit photos of them. In dismissing GoDaddy.com, the court determined that the internet hosting service was immune from suit based on Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.

Trial court case no. D-130018-C

Appeals court case no. 09-13-00285-CV

Supreme Court case no. 14-0408

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