Content Moderation

06/21/2019

Senator Hawley’s Proposal to End Support for Internet Speech

NetChoice
Carl Szabo Vice President and General Counsel

Fortunately, it’s unlikely this bill will ever become a law given its glaring constitutional challenges. By controlling the type of content (speech) private Internet companies can and can’t host, the government clearly crosses the First Amendment’s compelled speech line. As NetChoice notes, websites would be required to host KKK propaganda just to maintain political-neutrality.

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