Critical Yelp Comments Allowed To Stand After Virginia Supreme Court Ruling | Talking Points Memo

The critical reviews and insinuations of theft a Virginia woman posted on the websites Yelp and Angie’s List about a construction contractor she hired to improve her home should be allowed to remain up on those websites unedited, according to the Virginia Supreme Court. In December 2012, the court ruled to overturn a prior preliminary injunction that had ordered the woman to edit and remove parts of her reviews.

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