KUTV Web Exclusive: Dan Farr on how Salt Lake Comic Con gained momentum for the first event

(KUTV) Salt Lake Comic Con is one of the top five conventions in the United States. The first convention was supposed to take place at the South Towne Convention Center but eventually had to be moved to the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake. “It exceeded what we anticipated,” said Dan Farr, who […]

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Press Release: Salt Lake Comic Con’s First Amendment Rights are Protected as Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Rejects San Diego Comic-Con’s Effort to Restrict Them, Lifts Gag Order and Vacates Sanctions

Federal District Court vacates earlier “suppression” orders limiting Salt Lake Comic Con’s freedom of speech   SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–  Today Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) announced that the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit protected its First Amendment rights by lifting a gag order imposed on them at the urging of San Diego […]

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Deseret News: Gag order on Salt Lake Comic Con violated First Amendment

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY —  A federal court of appeals has lifted a gag order that barred the founders of Salt Lake Comic Con from discussing its ongoing trademark battle with San Diego Comic-Con. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled last week that the order barring the founders of the Salt Lake event […]

ars Technica: Gag order silencing Comic-Con producers declared unconstitutional

Appeals court says silencing online speech over trademark suit is unconstitutional.   (ars Technica) A federal appeals court is declaring a gag order that was imposed on the backers of a Comic-Con convention to be an unconstitutional infringement of speech. A San Diego federal judge had prohibited the organizers of Salt Lake Comic Con from […]

Fox 13 News – Court lifts gag order against Salt Lake Comic Con

(Fox 13 News) SALT LAKE CITY — A federal appeals court has lifted a gag order against Salt Lake Comic Con and its organizers. In a ruling handed down this week, California’s Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals lifted a lower court’s restraining order that prohibited Salt Lake Comic Con from discussing any of the litigation […]

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