Legislative Updates

Legislative Update: 7/3/23

Legislative Update: 7/3/23

The last two weeks have been fairly quiet on the legislative front. A few notable developments: Non-consensual deepfake bans have started to emerge in a number of state legislatures, an unsurprising development given the recent explosion in generative AI technologies. In early June, the FBI released a public service announcement about sexually explicit deepfakes being…

Legislative Update: 6/20/23

Legislative Update: 6/20/23

Age Verification Texas’ governor signed HB 1181, an age verification mandate that requires sites to display false anti-porn propaganda on their websites. It will take effect on September 1, 2023. Louisiana’s governor signed HB 77, which will allow that state’s attorney general to enforce their age verification mandate (in addition to private lawsuits). It will take effect on August 1,…