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Brazil Supreme Court no longer set to rule on content-moderation restrictions after Congress squashes rules

By Ana Paula Candil
  • 16 Sep 2021 17:30
  • 21 Sep 2021 09:57
Brazil's Federal Supreme Court no longer needs to rule on President Jair Bolsonaro's effort to restrict content moderation by social media companies, after the Senate declined to take up the provisional presidential measure Tuesday, effectively killing it.

In a decision yesterday, Justice Rosa Weber declared moot seven appeals filed by political parties questioning

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