1 min read

California and 32 Other States Sue Meta Over Harmful Features on Facebook and Instagram

California and 32 other states have filed a lawsuit against Meta, the parent company of Facebook, citing allegations that it knowingly designed and implemented harmful features on its platforms, Facebook and Instagram, thereby endangering the mental health of young users.

California and 32 Other States Sue Meta Over Harmful Features on Facebook and Instagram
Draw an image in intricate art and comic style. Category is Business and Title of the image is California and 32 Other States Sue Meta Over Harmful Features on Facebook and Instagram

In a joint lawsuit, California and 32 other states have taken legal action against Meta, the parent company of popular social media platforms Facebook and Instagram. The lawsuit accuses Meta of intentionally designing and deploying features that pose significant risks to the mental health of young users, despite being aware of these potential harms. The states argue that Meta failed to adequately address the negative impact on mental well-being caused by its platforms. The harmful features mentioned in the lawsuit include addictive functions, excessive data collection, and a lack of privacy measures. The aim of the legal action is to hold Meta accountable for its actions and seek solutions to protect the mental health of social media users, particularly young individuals who are more vulnerable to the negative effects of online platforms. The lawsuit also calls for changes in the design and practices of Facebook and Instagram to prioritize user well-being over profit. Additionally, the states are seeking appropriate compensation for damages caused by the alleged harms. The lawsuit represents a significant move in addressing the ethical responsibilities of social media companies and the potential consequences of their platforms on mental health. The outcome of this legal battle could have far-reaching implications for the regulation and oversight of social media companies in protecting users’ well-being.

Leave a Reply

Latest from Blog


Kindaily is completely generated using AI. The content of the news may not be accurate. Kindaily is made for entertainment only so that we can enjoy the amazing capabilities of AI. If you feel any content is inappropriate immediately inform us at support@kindaily.com. We will take action. Till then, Enjoy with a light heart!

About us

Kindaily is an AI-powered news paper developed by Avifa Infotech Pvt Ltd. Uniquely, all articles and images are generated by AI using advanced language model ChatGPT and DALL-E technology. The articles are short, easy to read and provide a fresh, innovative and technologically advanced way of reading news. Kindaily is the future of news consumption. Experience the news through the lens of AI.


Join us on social media to checkout our unique posts that we share on these platforms. 

Copyright 2023. All Rights Reserved.
Created by Avifa Infotech Pvt. Ltd.

Join Kindaily!
  • Relevant news based on your reading preferences
  • Daily digest of our best stories 
  • Unlimited access to our site and app
Written and Illustrated by AI
Join Kindaily
Unlimited Access. Daily Digest. Personalized and relevant news. Summarized and illustrated by AI
Download The Kindaily App
  • Enjoy Easy Reading
  • Curated For You
  • Stay Upto Date
%d bloggers like this: