H.B. No. 6410 • Session Year 2023
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A WORKING GROUP CONCERNING SAFE ONLINE PRACTICES.
“To establish a working group to study the issue of online harassment of individuals and make recommendations concerning necessary changes in state law to penalize online harassment of individuals and guidelines for reporting online harassment of municipal and state-elected officials.”
Groups like ours CT Liberty Rally Group and CT PARENTS • Unmask Our Kids CT • Group, the people who run them, and the people who speak out online about freedom issues, will slowly be shut down for speaking out against bad politicians and bad policies as new penalties are added for speaking out
by creating penalties for “online harassment” of state and municipal officials.
Please Submit Testimony to OPPOSE this bill that will further limit Freedom of Speech.
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Text of Section 4:
Every citizen may freely speak, write and publish his sentiments on all subjects, being responsible for the abuse of that liberty.
Text of Section 14:
The citizens have a right, in a peaceable manner, to assemble for their common good, and to apply to those invested with the powers of government, for redress of grievances, or other proper purposes, by petition, address or remonstrance.