Content Moderation

06/19/2019

Tech industry slams Josh Hawley’s bill targeting internet bias, censorship

NetChoice
Carl Szabo Vice President and General Counsel

“This bill prevents social media websites from removing dangerous and hateful content, since that could make them liable for lawsuits over any user’s posting,” said Carl Szabo, general counsel at NetChoice, whose members include Facebook, Google and Twitter.

Sen. Hawley’s bill creates an internet where content from the KKK would display alongside our family photos and cat videos,” he said in a statement.

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