Snapchat Can Be Sued For Role In Fatal Car Crash, Court Rules

A federal appeals court on Tuesday ruled that Snapchat should be held legally responsible in a case in which a young man used the app

A federal appeals court on Tuesday issued a stunning ruling: It said a decades-old legal shield preventing platforms from lawsuits should not apply to Snapchat in a case involving a fatal car crash.

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