I wish I had thought of this first. Dammit.
A controversial url shortening service vb.ly got their domain seized by Libyan authorities because it violated the nations Sharia Laws. The Site owners speculate that the future might be uncertain for short-named sites relying solely on the .ly domain and made the claim that the domain was seized for economical reasons rather than that the content was in conlict with the naitons sharia laws.
h/t Jesse Hathaway