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Judges rule that YouTube isn’t bound by the First Amendment

Source: Engadget

Article note: On one hand, duh, it's a private venue. On the other hand, we really need to reckon with this situation where all our substitutes for a public sphere are privatized.
A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit against Google by PragerU. By coming to that decision, the judges backed the previous court's ruling that internet platforms aren't subject to the free speech requirements of the First Ame...
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