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Texas social media law challenged in court by US tech associations

By Dave Perera
  • 22 Sep 2021 17:27
  • 22 Sep 2021 17:30
Two industry associations representing Silicon Valley’s largest online companies are suing to stop Texas from enforcing its new law regulating the way social media platforms moderate user content.

The US lawsuit, filed today in Austin’s federal courthouse, comes weeks after Republican Governor Greg Abbott signed HB 20, which opens up social media

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