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09/23/2021

Tech groups sue in attempt to void Texas social media law

Steve DelBianco
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The First Amendment forbids Texas state government from forcing private businesses to host speech they’d otherwise remove or restrict, said Steve DelBianco, president and CEO of NetChoice, which filed the lawsuit with the Computer and Communications Industry Association.

“No American should ever be forced to navigate through harmful and offensive images, videos and posts,” DelBianco said.

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