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Big Tech lobbyists are calling on the Supreme Court to block a Texas anti-censorship law, warning it would open the floodgates to extremist content

14 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Lobbyists argue the law would allow extremist content to proliferate. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images
The Supreme Court has been urged to block an anti-censorship social media law in Texas.
Lobbyists for firms like Google and Facebook said 'HB 20' would allow extremist content to flourish.
A similar bill was previously struck down by a Florida judge last year.
Two leading tech lobby groups have called on the US Supreme Court to strike down a Texas anti-censorship law, according to court documents filed Friday. Texas' HB 20 law was reinstated on Wednesday, having been blocked...
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