This article about the Nick Catone Facebook lawsuit was written by Dorit Rubinstein Reiss, Professor of Law at the University of California Hastings College of the Law (San Francisco, CA), who is a frequent contributor to this and many other blogs, providing in-depth, and intellectually stimulating, articles about vaccines, medical issues, social policy, and the law.
Professor Reiss writes extensively in law journals about the social and legal policies of vaccination. Additionally, Reiss is also a member of the Parent Advisory Board of Voices for Vaccines, a parent-led organization that supports and advocates for on-time vaccination and the reduction of vaccine-preventable disease.
Recently, Nick Catone – who lost his son tragically in 2017, and blamed vaccines for it, with no good supporting evidence – sued – or tried to sue – Facebook in federal court for, allegedly, removing his account.
The Nick Catone Facebook lawsuit is problematic, and the story, in its entirety, seems strange.Read More »Nick Catone Facebook lawsuit – more questions than answers