Reply to post: Re: The law of Unintended Consequences applies....

Section 230 supporters turn on it, its critics rely on it. Up is down, black is white in the crazy world of US law

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Re: The law of Unintended Consequences applies....

>I know this will kill Facebook ...

It will be great for Facebook - it's the classic "bootleggers and baptists" economics. The reason big banks like more financial regulations.

A new law requires you to have a legal compliance process if you accept customer posts.

This expands to you having to have a compliance officer in each state, who is certified by that state.

For Facebook to have a few hundred extra staff to do this = pocket change

What about el'reg, reddit, your local school/sports club web forum?

The only organisation able to afford this will be Facebook, your only legal choice will be to have them host your group

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