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Twitter can't use Section 230 immunity to avoid sex-trafficking claims, US judge rules

By Mike Swift
  • 19 Aug 2021 17:19
  • 19 Aug 2021 18:01
Twitter must defend itself against allegations that it violated federal law by refusing for nine days to take down sexually explicit images of two 13-year-old boys, removing the social media platform from legal immunity under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, a federal judge in San Francisco ruled today.

US Magistrate Judge

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