Facebook and the First Amendment
Last updated 6/23/2017 at 11:40am
The job of the Havre Daily News is to report to its readers what happens — fun, pleasant and exciting but also unpleasant, disturbing and upsetting.
The paper tries to get the information to its readers as effectively as it can, including using social media.
Earlier this week, a vehicle crashed through the wall of a local casino. The driver was taken to the hospital, where he died.
The Havre Daily posted a photo a notice on Facebook and filed a story and photo on its website.
A family member raised two complaints — first, finding out about the crash on Facebook and, second, that inc...