Supporters of Section 230

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Engine Advocacy

Kate Tummarello

Kate Tummarello

Engine Advocacy

“More than virtually any other piece of legislation, Section 230 is directly responsible for facilitating the development of the Internet ecosystem we have today.”

i2 Coalition

Christian Dawson

Christian Dawson

i2 Coalition

“Section 230 spurred new innovative services and fostered their growth, contributing to the Internet’s success. Virtually every waking hour of every day, we use online services that owe their existence to Section 230’s protections.”

National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA)

Gregg Orton

Santa Clara University School of Law

Eric Goldman

Eric Goldman

Santa Clara University School of Law

“The reason Section 230 came into existence in the first place was to encourage tech companies in the early days of the web to remove objectionable content, with the promise that they wouldn’t be held liable if they happened to screw up in the process.”

Americans for Prosperity

Billy Easley

Stanford School of Law

Daphne Keller

Daphne Keller

Stanford School of Law

“CDA 230 has important upsides, including benefits for online free expression and for innovation and competition against today’s incumbent Internet platforms.”