Trial Lawyer Mark Bankston News Commentary: Social Media Censorship Not an Answer for Online Abuses

In a news opinion piece for Business Insider, Farrar & Ball trial lawyer Mark Bankston examines the controversy surrounding Big Tech’s “deplatforming” of high-profile figures who use platforms like Twitter and Facebook to spread falsehoods with sometimes dangerous results. Bankston, who has led the InfoWars defamation litigation, takes a critical view of the inconsistent application of these penalties by Big Tech corporations and calls on Congress to convene a panel to study solutions to disinformation that are compatible with a free and democratized internet. Read the Business Insider commentary here.