Social media firms could be sued for censoring political speech under new bill

Social media firms could be sued for censoring political speech under new bill

Social media platforms could be sued for content posted by users. Angela Lang/CNET Sen. Josh Hawley introduced a bill Wednesday that would allow people to sue tech companies for “selectively censoring political speech.” Online platforms would have to update their terms of service to include a commitment to act in good faith, and could be […]
Google sued by Arizona over location data and alleged consumer fraud

Google sued by Arizona over location data and alleged consumer fraud

Google is being sued over how it collects location data on Android phones. Angela Lang/CNET Google on Wednesday was hit by a lawsuit filed by Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich, alleging the search giant deceived its users in order to collect location data from...