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California parents could soon sue platforms like TikTok, Instagram for kids' social media addiction

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Social media companies could avoid liability if they remove features deemed addictive to children.
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A California bill could allow parents to sue social-media companies for up to $25,000 if their children become addicted to the platforms

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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A California bill that could allow parents to sue social-media firms has passed the state Assembly.
The bill's author said it aims to stop children from becoming addicted to such platforms, per AP.
If it becomes law, business groups say platforms may not offer services to children in the state.
A California bill that aims to hold social-media companies responsible for children who become addicted to their platforms, passed the state Assembly on Monday. AP reported the news. The bill , co-sponsored and authored by state...
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