• A Massive Lawsuit Could Hold Social Media Platforms Liable for Harming Teen Girls

    18 days ago - By Observer

    A lawsuit playing out in a California court could make social media platforms liable for the harm they cause their youngest users. The suit so far has more than 80 plaintiffs but lawyers are currently writing a new complaint in which others can sign on, Axios reported .
    In October, dozens of individual lawsuits targeting Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Snapchat and YouTube, as well as their parent companies, were combined into one suit. The plaintiffs allege the social media apps are defective and companies fail to warn users of potential harm. The sites and apps are designed to maximize...
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