Michigan Court of Appeals Upholds Parody Claim, Twitter libel Case: Levitt v. Felton

"Badass lawyer" and "college professor" Todd Levitt tried to squash a student's 1st Amendment right to parody the lawyer through a "Todd Levitt 2.0" Twitter account. The student made fun of attorney Todd Levitt through a series of sarcastic, mocking tweets about him. The "badass lawyer" appears to want to stop the student from mocking him online through Twitter and took legal steps to find his identity and sue him for libel.


Fortunately, the Michigan Court of Appeals saw through Levitt's foolish tact of trying to squash the student's First Amendment right to write sarcastic, mocking tweets about the so-called lawyer and "college professor".
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