Trump Administration Unveils Legislation To Regulate Social Media
By John Eggerton, Multichannel News, 9-23-20
The Justice Department has provided Congress with a draft of its remake of Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act. The draft reflects DOJ’s June recommendations and is meant to effect President Donald Trump’s desire to hold social media sites to new standards of content moderation, stemming from his charge that they unfairly censor conservative speech.
Section 230 provides websites with immunity from civil liability for most of their decisions about what content to post or not to post….
The Administration has separately asked the FCC to regulate social media content. » Read More
By Richard T. Kaplar|2020-11-03T21:17:50-04:00September 23rd, 2020|Issue Watch|Comments Off on Trump Administration Unveils Legislation To Regulate Social Media