St George & Sutherland Shire Leader

Bill to make social media liable for posts

By Andrew Brown
Updated October 25 2021 - 12:12pm, first published 12:08pm
Nationals MP Anne Webster wants more accountability from companies such as Facebook and Twitter.
Nationals MP Anne Webster wants more accountability from companies such as Facebook and Twitter.

Social media companies would be liable for defamatory content placed on its platforms, under a new bill introduced to parliament.

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