Steve Wozniak can’t sue YouTube for Bitcoin scam videos

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has lost his bid to sue YouTube over scam videos that claimed he was host of a Bitcoin giveaway and used his image.

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Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Sunil R. Kulkarnia has denied Steve Wozniak’s lawsuit against YouTube, saying that there were insufficient factors to overcome Section 230 immunity. This is the part of the Communications Decency Act which states that platforms are not typically responsible for content posted by users.

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