COVID-19

Twitter lifted its ban on COVID misinformation – research shows this is a grave risk to public health

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Twitter's decision to no longer enforce its COVID-19 misinformation policy, quietly posted on the site's rules page and listed as effective Nov. 23, 2022, has researchers and experts in public health seriously concerned about the possible repercussions.

New lawsuit challenges California law punishing doctors that spread COVID-19 misinformation

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Two Southern California doctors who stood up against mandatory masking and raised concerns about COVID-19 vaccines are challenging a new law that allows medical professionals to be disciplined - even lose their licenses - for spreading misinformation about COVID-19.