RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Federal Supreme Court (STF) Chief Justice Dias Toffoli yesterday, July 28th, advocated the creation of new rules and legal instruments to fight fake news, which would expand the potential for holding social media platforms accountable.
"We cannot normalize, condescend, and accept fake news as an inevitable phenomenon. We cannot accept it as something that is impossible to fight or that will become routine in our daily lives. We must have a tool, a state, regulation, and market accountability," Toffoli said during an online seminar on freedom of expression, organized by the website Poder360 in partnership with . . .