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Social media companies say Section 230, US First Amendment bar addictive design claims

By Jenn Brice
  • 28 Jun 2023 22:08
  • 28 Jun 2023 22:55
Social media companies are relying on Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act and the First Amendment to fight US liability claims over the addictive design of their platforms. 
The companies already asked US District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers to dismiss plaintiffs’ four product-liability and one negligence-per-se “priority claims,” arguing

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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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