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>From: Bill Polhemus <polhemus(--nospam--at)>
>To: "'seaint(--nospam--at)'" <seaint(--nospam--at)>
>Subject: RE: RE: Foro en español
>Date: Sat, 24 Oct 1998 10:40:45 -0500
>Except that this is a privately-owned list and not subject to the =
>jurisdiction of the government.
>Protections of "Free Speech" provided in the Constitution refer ONLY to 
>goverment restrictions.  If you own a home, no one has the right to 
come =
>into your home and "express themselves" in any way they desire without 
>your approval, for example.
>Don't know where you're from, but you know little about Constitutional 
>law.  Of course, the same thing could be said for many Americans.
>SEAOC can "censor" anyone on this list, if it wants.  They own it.
>-----Original Message-----
>From:	Jose Diez [SMTP:josediezpe(--nospam--at)]
>Sent:	Saturday, October 24, 1998 12:57 AM
>To:	seaint(--nospam--at)
>Subject:	Re: RE: Foro en espa=F1ol
>Two important things:1. No Spanish, French etc. English only, 
>Thank You.
>2. Mr. Diez has been warned regarding his email. Please stop 
>the thread "french-spoken mailing list". Thank You again.Shafat 
>Internet Admin
>Este ya comenzo a amenazar con censurar a los q no hablen ingles=20
>solamente!  En el pais de la "verdadera libertad de expresion"! Este 
>debe haber venido del medio oriente posiblemente.=20
>Este pais q ni siquiera tiene un idioma oficial.  Bueno, parece q 
>horas en la lista de SEAOC estan contadas. No es la primera vez q me=20
>censuran en EU y Canada y no sera la ultima.
>Jose Diez PE

It is true that I do not know much of Constitutional law. I am not a 

Censorship has never scared me. I have become used to it in some forms. 
It is true that I am not a financial contributor to the list.

I have not even been in California and do not plan to be in the near 
future. Much less practice there.

I realize there is a common bond among the people of the Pacific Rim. 
Regardless of their language or cultural background. I admire that. 
Perhaps the earthquakes have played a role in it. I wish it were the 
same for tha Atlantic side of the world.

Jose Diez PE

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