Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden called for the immediate revocation of legal immunities that protect digital platforms from being sued over content posted by users, according to the New York Times. During an interview, Biden told the Times that “Section 230 should be revoked, immediately revoked, that should be number one.” Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act protects...
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