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11.13.17
Anti-sex trafficking law could unintentionally cripple Wikipedia
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Anti-sex trafficking law could unintentionally cripple Wikipedia

It's asking Congress to look out for smaller sites and non-profits when drafting the bill.

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12.26.16
Backpage.com execs hit with pimping and money laundering charges
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Backpage.com execs hit with pimping and money laundering charges

California's Attorney General claims the site's founders built a network of businesses to support "illicit and exploitative activity."

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12.12.16
Backpage executives cleared of pimping charges
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Backpage executives cleared of pimping charges

The site's owners successfully argued that they were not responsible content posted by third parties.

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11.09.16
San Francisco judge denies Airbnb's lawsuit against the city
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San Francisco judge denies Airbnb's lawsuit against the city

This means the company is still on the hook for what its users put in rental listings.

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01.03.11
Italy rules YouTube and other video sites are like TV stations, are liable for content
01.03.11

Italy rules YouTube and other video sites are like TV stations, are liable for content

Strange policy changes are afoot in Italy, where the government's Communications Authority has...

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