Atty Seeks Discovery From GoDaddy, Others In Extortion Suit

Law360, Miami (March 5, 2014, 9:44 PM EST) -- A First Amendment attorney has sued three Web domain-hosting companies, including GoDaddy LLC, in Florida state court Wednesday for a bill of pure discovery, so he could bring extortion claims against a group of individuals allegedly behind a collection of defamatory websites.

Marc Randazza, whose firm has offices in Las Vegas and Nevada, says that a group led by Crystal L. Cox, a blogger at the center of a notable recent defamation case, has conspired to extort money from him by buying website domain names related...
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