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Frank LoMonte Authors Book Chapter on Section 230 and Social Media Companies

June 11, 2021

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Frank LoMonte Comments on Supreme Court Case That Could Limit Student Athletes’ First Amendment Rights

May 19, 2021

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Frank LoMonte Authors Article on Protecting Media Whistleblowing About Workplace Safety

May 18, 2021

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Frank LoMonte Comments on Secretive Learfield IMG College Deals

May 17, 2021

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Frank D. LoMonte
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352-392-2273
flomonte@ufl.edu

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications
2096 Weimer Hall
P.O. Box 118400
Gainesville, Fla. 32611