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SB-1424 Internet: social media: false information: strategic plan. (California)

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How is this not a 1st Amendment violation?

 

TITLE 14.5. False Information Strategic Plans

3085.

(a) Any person who operates a social media Internet Web site with physical presence in California shall develop a strategic plan to verify news stories shared on its Internet Web site.

(b) The strategic plan shall include, but is not limited to, all of the following:

(1) A plan to mitigate the spread of false information through news stories.

(2) The utilization of fact-checkers to verify news stories.

(3) Providing outreach to social media users regarding news stories containing false information.

(4) Placing a warning on a news story containing false information.

© As used in this section, “social media” means an electronic service or account, or electronic content, including, but not limited to, videos, still photographs, blogs, video blogs, podcasts, instant and text messages, email, online services or accounts, or Internet Web site profiles or locations.

 

Source: https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180SB1424

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(a) Any person who operates a social media Internet Web site with physical presence in California shall develop a strategic plan to verify news stories shared on its Internet Web site.

 

I take it that this means websites located on a server in California?

 

For example, I live in California but the actual website is located on a server in another state. Christforums is exempt from this?

 

God bless,

William

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(a) Any person who operates a social media Internet Web site with physical presence in California shall develop a strategic plan to verify news stories shared on its Internet Web site.

 

I take it that this means websites located on a server in California?

 

For example, I live in California but the actual website is located on a server in another state. Christforums is exempt from this?

 

God bless,

William

I can read that two ways, the second oe as you have suggested but the first one, as I read it is that if you live inside the borders of California. You need to ask a lawyer about this issue because it looks to be loosely written so as to use it as a whip on the widest possible section of the population of California.

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Surely they want it such that it doesn't matter where you live or where the server is, no one in the borders of CA can have any vestige of sanity.

 

Come out from her! Come out, and touch not the unclean thing! Lol (Looking back and turning into a pillar of salt might be optional. Check with your lawyer but he might be a little rusty on the case law for this one)

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Surely they want it such that it doesn't matter where you live or where the server is, no one in the borders of CA can have any vestige of sanity.

 

Come out from her! Come out, and touch not the unclean thing! Lol (Looking back and turning into a pillar of salt might be optional. Check with your lawyer but he might be a little rusty on the case law for this one)

 

My wife and I plan to move out of California. Maybe by the end of this year.

 

God bless,

William

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Surely they want it such that it doesn't matter where you live or where the server is, no one in the borders of CA can have any vestige of sanity.

 

Come out from her! Come out, and touch not the unclean thing! Lol (Looking back and turning into a pillar of salt might be optional. Check with your lawyer but he might be a little rusty on the case law for this one)

 

My wife and I plan to move out of California. Maybe by the end of this year.

 

God bless,

William

Good for you guys, leave the land of fruits and nuts behind......

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Surely they want it such that it doesn't matter where you live or where the server is, no one in the borders of CA can have any vestige of sanity.

 

Come out from her! Come out, and touch not the unclean thing! Lol (Looking back and turning into a pillar of salt might be optional. Check with your lawyer but he might be a little rusty on the case law for this one)

 

My wife and I plan to move out of California. Maybe by the end of this year.

 

God bless,

William

Plan to move and never look back. We've been researching Conservative states to relocate now for two years. I think this law will open even me running this site to frivolous lawsuits. It does me no good even if the law is a violation of the 1st amendment, because I could lose everything as a case makes its way to the Supreme Court.

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Horrible the way the Courts are being used as a weapon of the left.

 

That being said, for all the problems I see and solutions I offer, US is still the best Country and the best government I know of. God Bless Trump!

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My wife and I plan to move out of California. Maybe by the end of this year.

 

God bless,

William

 

If you are an outdoors type of person you should look into Texas (especially if you like to fish) it has what I call one season and that season is "The sun is shining"... :RpS_thumbup: (Also has zero state income tax)...

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My wife and I plan to move out of California. Maybe by the end of this year.

 

God bless,

William

 

Now I know why the time stamp for the website is 4 hours off to me...

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That definitely looks like steps taking away USA's freedom of speech. You Americans need to defend that right. Countries like Australia have way more censorship than you would tolerate in the USA.

 

Factual evidence being expected in new stories appears good on the surface - does that expectation stop at news stories only or is that extended to opinion pieces as well? Depending on political perspective certain facts will be noticed more than others. A person determined to look at the world through a certain perspective will notice things that a person with the opposite perspective will not. That doesn't automatically mean that one is lying and the other is telling the truth either.

 

Is the California mainstream media giving one perspective and anyone else is being labelled as "fake news"?

 

 

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My wife and I plan to move out of California. Maybe by the end of this year.

 

God bless,

William

 

Now I know why the time stamp for the website is 4 hours off to me...

Because you're in Nova Scotia?!?

Pacific, Mountain, Central, Eastern; that's a 3 hour time difference.

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My wife and I plan to move out of California. Maybe by the end of this year.

 

God bless,

William

 

Now I know why the time stamp for the website is 4 hours off to me...

You can change the time difference in your profile. Don't bother though because we are migrating this site to a new website come this Sunday. The actual server is located in Michigan. However, the additional hour may be a bug in the day light saving time adjustment.

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My wife and I plan to move out of California. Maybe by the end of this year.

 

God bless,

William

 

Now I know why the time stamp for the website is 4 hours off to me...

Wait, that means I will have to deal with that state that has that school up north........OK, where's the resignation button?

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William, suddenly the quote function isn't working for me, but if I read between the lines you're emmigrating your website to MI due to CA legal nonsense?

 

That sounds like "wise as serpents, harmless as doves" to me!

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Wait, that means I will have to deal with that state that has that school up north........OK, where's the resignation button?

 

You Buckeye fans, geez... :RpS_rolleyes:

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Because you're in Nova Scotia?!?

Pacific, Mountain, Central, Eastern; that's a 3 hour time difference.

 

No Ohio, but us "Briars" can't read clocks very well... :RpS_blushing:

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On 4/17/2018 at 4:54 PM, William said:

 

I take it that this means websites located on a server in California?

 

For example, I live in California but the actual website is located on a server in another state. Christforums is exempt from this?

 

God bless,

William

A website whose physical presence appears, via the internet, within the borders of Cali.

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I remember every once in a while there's be a headline that California was leaving the union. 

At this stage we should just kick their butts out. 

Seriously! Could they show more contempt for the Constitution and Federal law ? 

Here's a thought. Pull out all the ICE officials, so they have to deal with the illegals they love to give sanctuary to on their own. And at the same time, stop all Federal funding since they're harboring illegals and of course terrorists in so called, sanctuary cities.  

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On 4/17/2018 at 1:59 PM, William said:

How is this not a 1st Amendment violation?

 

 

 

Source: https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180SB1424

The Liberals, I just looked at the bill, it has been revised to nothing, red lines everywhere, it now will establish a committee by December 31st 2019

 

Absolutely it would be a first amendment violation as I see it!

 

California is trying to implement LGBT curriculum for K-8 public schools, implementing this in 2019?

 

The recent SCOTUS decision in the Colorado cake baker Jack Philips will silence that evil.

 

Wish you the best in Idaho, your gonna get a big "Conservative" shock, where America is 30 years behind the liberal bubble.

 

I think I'm heading to Florida, Cape Coral, San Marcos, Naples?

 

Gonna go try a 3 month rental in the hot bug season, see if I can take it?

 

Small house, with a boat dock and a 20ft center console!

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10 hours ago, Truth7t7 said:

I think I'm heading to Florida, Cape Coral, San Marcos, Naples?

 

Gonna go try a 3 month rental in the hot bug season, see if I can take it?

I used to go to Daytona over summer vacation (drug there by my Mom) when I was a kid, too humid and too buggy (vowed I would never go back in the summer). You're going to the west coast so it might be better over there more of a breeze, good luck...

 

OTOH I've spent the summer in Cuba before and it was nice high 80s/low 90s, always a breeze and wasn't very humid. BTA they don't get that much rain until hurricane season, you would be surprised at the amount of cactus there always thought is was a big jungle until I seen it for myself...

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On ‎4‎/‎17‎/‎2018 at 4:59 PM, William said:

How is this not a 1st Amendment violation?

 

 

 

Source: https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180SB1424

CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2017–2018 REGULAR SESSION

 

Senate Bill No. 1424

 

Introduced by Senator Pan


February 16, 2018

 

His first name would not be Peter who lives in Never-never Land by any chance, would it?image.png.5f878ecf06b52f153eb15b250aa32176.png

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Noting that this Bill is still progressing through the Californian legislation.

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Just an opinion I wrote which is directed to Webmasters or Siteowners out there on the internet:

 

If you have an option to store data on a server located in California this Bill is being developed which may lead us to decide otherwise. Basically the Bill is not limited to only politics or religion. For example, all data is to be fact checked or a vague but open law may allow frivolous lawsuits against the site owner. Anyone may put their face to an article or picture and claim damages.

 

Religiously, if I say homosexuality is a sin, that is subject to fact checking. We'd think religion would be exempt from such fact checking to an unknown fact checking body as protected by the 1st amendment, but California is already going after Christian Universities which oppose the Left's political narrative. I am speculating but I note that one Christian Seminary may be threatened college accreditation because the environment is not friendly to the homosexual or transvestite lifestyle.

 

Science wise, those that do no believe the Darwinian notion of Macro evolution and follow the Creation account are also subject to said laws.

 

The point of contention is the source of truth. Not to mention humor in or of itself is affected. Memes which contain satire or parody etc could bring on frivolous lawsuits because they are in essence "false".

 

Pretty crafty from a political perspective. Google and Facebook are located in California and it is no wonder why they rolled out fact checking which results in altered Google ranking or an attached alternative view warning from Facebook. They are using this method to always attach the Left's narrative counter point to any Religious or Right leaning point.

 

Personally, I don't want the government in essence defining my religion and depraved people suggesting what is or is not moral. A result of having man or a group of men, society etc (moral relativism) determining what truth is instead of an absolute law giver which is the standard bearer for morality, truth, justice, etc. This is nothing more than creating a state religion under the guise of Secularism.

 

Just because someone uses a name which suggests no religion does not mean that it does not characteristically follow. For example, the legal body are the religious laws and the legalism is forced on others to comply through political correctness. And of course the source of truth is in essence made into a god.

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