Supreme Court declined to hear the case. The AG filed its response to the Demurrer on November 4, Section says that "No provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. Iowa Ames Cedar Rapids Desmoines Dubuque Fort Dodge Iowa City Mason City Quad Cities Sioux City Southest Iowa Waterloo. On October 19, , attorneys for Backpage filed a Demurrer to the Criminal Complaint against CEO Carl Ferrer and former Backpage owners Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin. In an amicus curiae brief , the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children says the efforts of Backpage are inadequate and their reporting lacked in several areas.