Arkansas Legislature passes social media age verification bill over privacy, speech concerns

BY: - April 6, 2023

Social media platforms, like Facebook and Twitter, must start verifying the ages of Arkansans creating accounts later this year. The soon-to-be law, given final legislative approval on Thursday, seeks to protect children from the pitfalls of social media, but it has drawn concerns about data privacy and free speech rights. New users under age 18 […]