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US senators insist EARN IT Act won't stymie encryption, but technologists doubt it

By Dave Perera
  • 11 Mar 2020 16:04
  • 11 Mar 2020 16:04
US senators behind legislation that would weaken legal protections for online platforms related to user content sought to distance themselves today from criticism that their proposal will undermine encryption.

Nearly a dozen senators from both parties back the EARN IT Act, introduced last week by Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Democratic

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