Petition Update

Statement from Justin's lawyer.

Pulin Modi
Washington, DC

Jul 12, 2013 — The following is a statement from Justin Carter's lawyer:

"Justin and his family are overjoyed at his release and tremendously thankful to an anonymous Good Samaritan who has posted his half-million dollar bond. He also wishes to thank his supporters all across America including those who have been signing the petition on

While Justin acknowledges the insensitivity of his words of February 13th, he looks forward to vigorously defending his First Amendment rights to free expression on the Internet."