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05/01/2021

Florida passes law to impose hefty fines on tech giants that deplatform politicians

Steve DelBianco
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Some believe, however, that the law would have the opposite effect. Steve DelBianco, the chief executive of NetChoice, a group that promotes free expression on the internet, testified against the legislation last month, describing it as a clear assault on freedom of speech.

Imagine if the government required a church to allow user-created comments or third-party advertisements promoting abortion on its social media page,” DelBianco said.

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