Court To Probe Vimeo Win In Gay Conversion Censorship Suit

Law360 (July 16, 2021, 4:49 PM EDT) -- The Second Circuit has vacated its March ruling that​​ a California-based church cannot sue Vimeo Inc. for deleting its account promoting gay conversion because the video-hosting platform has immunity under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.

The appellate court on Thursday granted a rehearing request from Church United and its pastor, James Domen, and put back in place until further notice a lower court's dismissal of the case.

Tyler & Bursch LLP partner Robert H. Tyler, an attorney for the challengers, told Law360 in a statement Friday that the appellate court's decision "places Section 230 immunity in the crosshairs of judicial...

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