Google Asks 11th Circ. To Uphold Win In Pulse Shooting Suit

Law360 (August 10, 2020, 6:17 PM EDT) -- Google urged the Eleventh Circuit on Monday to affirm the company's win in a suit blaming Facebook, Twitter and YouTube for radicalizing the man who carried out the 2016 mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Florida, saying a "virtually identical" suit was tossed by the Sixth Circuit.

Google, the parent company of YouTube, asked the court to uphold a Florida federal judge's decision to dismiss a suit brought by Angel Colon and 61 other plaintiffs alleging the tech giants aided and abetted an international terrorist act and provided material support to ISIS by knowingly allowing the terrorist group to use...

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