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Arkansas social media age-verification law halted by US judge

By Jenn Brice
  • 01 Sep 2023 00:51
  • 01 Sep 2023 01:10
An Arkansas law to verify the age of social media users was blocked by a US judge who granted tech group NetChoice’s constitutional challenge.
The law was set to take effect tomorrow, Sept. 1, but was preliminarily enjoined by US District Judge Timothy Brooks today, “given the likelihood that Act

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Jenn Brice


Jenn is a data privacy and security reporter based in San Francisco. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Virginia. Before joining MLex, she edited UVA’s independent student newspaper and interned at Morning Brew, where she contributed to emerging tech and marketing newsletters.

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