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San Francisco mulls fining, prosecuting home-share sites like Airbnb for listing unregistered units

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San Francisco mulls fining, prosecuting home-share sites like Airbnb for listing unregistered units

Meanwhile, others are concerned that the proposal could violate federal law insulating websites from liability for user content, the Chronicle reports.

“Anytime someone proposes to place liability on the platform because the platform users are doing something wrong, that raises concerns,” said David Greene. He is the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s civil liberties director.

Friday, June 3, 2016
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