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Marsha Blackburn's solution to fake news is really bad

by Chris Bing

One of President-elect Donald Trump’s top technology policy advisers, Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., recently proposed a radical solution to the societal problem that we now know as “fake news.” While Blackburn’s idea has garnered increased attention since she promoted the plan on CNN, lawyers tell CyberScoop that such a move would be laden with technical challenges and legal issues.