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— Ready for round 2? The Justice Department is preparing yet another suit against Google, and it could happen before DOJ antitrust nominee Jonathan Kanter is confirmed.
— 230 watch: There’s no shortage of bills that would tighten social media content moderation rules now working their way through Congress. But which ones stand a chance, and which are just for show?
— Eyes on Texas: The state’s abortion restrictions could cause trouble for ride-sharing companies, and a separate law waiting to be signed could ensnare social media platforms if they’re accused of censoring conservative viewpoints.
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