Rep. Gohmert Nails It: Search Engines Should Block Adjudicated Infringers

At last week’s House Judiciary Committee hearing on H.R. 3261 (the “Stop Online Piracy Act”), former judge Louie Gohmert (R-TX) raised an interesting line of questioning:  If a website is found to infringe by a court order based on probable cause, why should it appear in search results.  Not surprisingly, Rep. Lofgren’s (D-Mountain View) response to the question dutifully […]