DMCA Notice and Takedown Just won’t work for Content Moderation

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A new argument for “reforming” content moderation law is replacing Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act 

A new argument for “reforming” content moderation law is replacing Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act by applying Section 512 of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) notice and takedown for copyrighted material approach to all content moderation. In essence, the proposal would require platforms like Reddit or Yelp to takedown comments and reviews upon notice from the disparaged party — similar to the notice and takedown model for copyright.

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