Judge bars enforcement of Maryland online political ad law

ANNAPOLIS — A federal judge says a Maryland law aimed at addressing foreign interference in local elections on social media platforms such as Facebook appears to overstep the First Amendment. The law requires certain media websites to publish online ad purchases and keep records of them for state inspection. U.S. District Judge Paul Grimm granted a preliminary ...

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