The draft Online Safety Bill will stifle innovation
Christopher Snowdon comments for The Telegraph
Annabel Denham writes for The Spectator
Annabel argues that, while reducing online abuse and crime is important, legislation such as this will only serve to strengthen regulators and hamper innovation.
“Of all the deplorable aspects in the draft Bill, the cost and impact on innovation receive least attention. The government’s impact assessment sets the former at £2.1 billion, with a whopping £1.7 billion being put towards content moderators.”
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