November decision of a three-judge panel because the opinion conflicts
Supreme Court precedent in a case of exceptional importance."
"Free speech principles should turn not upon newly minted
between pen-and-ink and point-and-click," lawyers from the EFF and
Law School Dean Kathleen M. Sullivan argue. Instead, speech on the
Internet demands the same high level of protection as off-line
speech. Further, the linking injunction saps the "lifeblood of the
Internet" without adequate justification.
Petition for rehearing:
EFF press release: