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Texas social media bill sinks after House fails to act before deadline

By Dave Perera
  • 26 May 2021 13:40
  • 26 May 2021 13:40
A Texas bill regulating social media content moderation practices failed last night in the statehouse, but supporters say they’ll attempt to resurrect it though a special session.

SB 12 would have banned large social media platforms from “censoring” users based on their viewpoint, and empowered state residents to sue companies such as

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