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Federal, Policy

Supreme Court weighs tech giants’ liability in terror case

February 22, 2023

Via: Federal News Network

The Supreme Court is weighing Wednesday whether Facebook, Twitter and YouTube can be sued over a 2017 Islamic State group attack on a Turkish nightclub based on the argument the platforms assisted in fueling the growth of the terrorist organization. […]

Federal, Policy

DOJ unveils Trump administration’s legislation to reform tech’s legal liability shield

September 23, 2020


The Department of Justice proposed legislation Wednesday to reform a key legal liability shield for the tech industry known as Section 230. The draft legislation focuses on two areas of reform. First, it aims to narrow the criteria online platforms […]