• A law allowing citizens to sue companies like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube for censorship was reinstated in Texas

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaking at the annual National Rifle Association convention in May 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo
    Texans can now sue large social media companies after the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals reinstated HB20.
    Gov. Greg Abbott signed HB20 in September, but a judge blocked the law from going into effect.
    The constitutionality of the law is still being contested in district courts.
    A Texas law that prohibits social media companies like Facebook and Twitter from banning users based on political views was reinstated Wednesday in a 2-1 split panel decision by the 5th...
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