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Trump considering legislation that may scrap law that protects social media companies

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Trump considering legislation that may scrap law that protects social media companiesPresident Donald Trump said he will introduce legislation that may scrap or weaken a law that has long protected internet companies, including Twitter and Facebook, an extraordinary attempt to intervene in the media that experts said was unlikely to survive legal scrutiny.
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