The Trench Reynolds Report

All Crime Is Personal

Judge nixes suit: Last year South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster threatened craigslist with prosecution if they did not remove the adult services sections in South Carolina by May 15th. This was done in the wake of the murder of Julissa Brisman. I still think it’s political grandstanding but sometimes the ends justify the means. …

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SC AG asks judge to drop Craigslist lawsuit: South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster has asked a federal judge to dismiss the complaint filed against him by craigslist. McMaster had previously threatened craigslist with prosecution for the prostitution ads on their site. Craigslist responded by filing a compliant against McMaster stating that McMatser’s threats violated …

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Judge shields Craigslist from prosecution in South Carolina: A federal judge has granted a temporary restraining order against the office of South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster from prosecuting craigslist for aiding and abetting prostitution. Now this has nothing to do with the first amendment. The restraining order was granted while the merits of craigslst’s …

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CL Sues SC AG For Declaratory Relief: craigslist CEO Jim Buckmaster announced on the official craigslist blog today that he has filed a lawsuit against South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster. Buckmaster claims that McMaster’s threat of prosecution against craigslist is a violation of free speech. Now I’m no fancy lawyerin’ type but I thought …

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An Apology Is In Order: craigslist CEO Jim Buckmaster just doesn’t know when to quit. On the official craigslist blog Buckmaster is demanding an apology from South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster. McMaster has previously threatened craigslist with criminal prosecution of aidning and abetting prostitution. Granted that AG McMaster may be using craigslist as a …

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SC AG: All sex-related Craigslist postings must go: Previously I’ve posted about how South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster has given craigslist until the 15th to clear off all illegal ads off their site or face possible prosecution. It seems that Mr. McMaster is not impressed with craigslist’s new ‘adult services’ section. D-Day is Friday. …

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SC AG threatens Craigslist with prosecution: South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster has given craigslist an ultimatum. Take down the illegal ads on its site by May 15th or face prosecution. However McMaster’s timing is far from coincidental. McMaster, whose Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force has arrested more than 150 people suspected of soliciting …

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SC attorney general making Craigslist announcement: South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster was one of the 40 Attorneys General who entered into the idiotic agreement with craigslist. Since it seems to be the trend now Mr. McMaster is expected to make some kind of announcement about craigslist later today. You know because it’s been in …

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