Australian customs officials say they will apologize to a man they arrested for bringing bottles of shampoo and conditioner into the country. Neil Parry was arrested at Darwin Airport after field tests indicated the bottles contained drugs. He spent three nights in jail and had his boat and the houses of two friends searched before other tests showed the bottles didn't contain drugs and the government dropped all charges against him.
Frightening events create openings for attacks on civil liberties.
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Unfortunately, qualified immunity remains intact.
The First Amendment doesn't come with an exception for "disinformation."