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Chief Justice John Roberts Warns About Social Media Spreading Fake News

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Published on January 1, 2020 - Duration: 00:32s

Chief Justice John Roberts Warns About Social Media Spreading Fake News

Chief Justice John Roberts issued a warning about the dangers of misinformation in the internet era.

According to Politico, Roberts is presiding over the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.

He said: “The public’s need to understand our government, and the protections it provides.” Roberts talked about social media’s ability to “instantly spread rumors and false information.” Some read into Roberts’ message as a rebuke against Trump.

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