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- Policy on unattended children. Nyren, Karl // Library Journal;10/15/1986, Vol. 111 Issue 17, p18
Reports that the Oscaloosa Public Library in Iowa has come up with the first policy-level response to the problem of unattended children in the library.
- Protecting children's data online boosted by privacy law. Ferguson, Kevin // Las Vegas Business Press;04/10/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 14, p24
Focuses on the 1998 Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, a law requiring Web sites targeting children to post notice of their data collection practices. Types of information required for disclosure; Penalties for violations.
- COPA hearings begun in Philly. Liburt; Moses, Ellen // Editor & Publisher;11/06/99, Vol. 132 Issue 45, p5
Reports on the hearings challenging the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPA) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania following the lawsuit filed by publishers claiming that the COPA violated the First Amendment.
- Fair Play? Kwak, Mary // Inc.;2000 Inc. Technology 1, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p24
Focuses on the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) of 1998. Purpose of the law; Impact of COPPA on smaller businesses in the Internet; Tips on complying with COPPA.
- FAMILY TIES CANNOT BE UNKNOTTED. Hansen, Mark // ABA Journal;Feb2002, Vol. 88 Issue 2, p28
Reports that a judge in Ventura County, California ordered a couple to pay for the support and psychiatric treatment of their 50-year-old son who suffers from depression and bipolar disorder. Basis of the ruling; Facts of the case; Lawyer of the plaintiff.
- Supreme Court decides not to revive online-content law. // Buffalo Law Journal;1/26/2009, Vol. 81 Issue 8, p4
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court to reject the revival the Child Online Protection Act. The court said that the law, which is intended to protect children from sexual material and other objectionable content on the Internet, is unconstitutional. It supports the...
- President's Message. Hayden, Carla D. // American Libraries;Sep2003, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p5
Discusses the impact of the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court on the Children's Internet Protection Act on libraries in the U.S. Provisions of the legislation; Information on the study "Rocks in the Whirlpool: Equity of Access in the American Library Association," conducted by Kathleen de la...
- CORRECTING ANOMALIES IN THE UNITED STATES LAW OF CITIZENSHIP BY DESCENT. Isaacson, David A. // Arizona Law Review;Summer2005, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p313
Explores the legal mechanisms underlying the anomalies in the law of citizenship by descent in the U.S. Ways for a child to acquire citizenship in the country; Difference in the treatment of unmarried fathers and unmarried mothers; Inadequacy of the Child Citizenship Act of 2000 in addressing...
- Tough Choice for Colorado Libraries. Oriesz, Charles // Information Executive;Feb2001, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p4
Reports that the United States Congress has approved on December 15, 2000 a controversial Children's Internet Protection Act as a rider to an appropriations bill. Terms of the law; Implications for libraries in Colorado.