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Can FOSTA-SESTA Affect Sugar Daddy Industry?

On April 11, 2018, President Donald Trump passed and legalized the law on the suppression of enabling sex trafficking and the fight against online sex trafficking (also know as FOSTA-SESTA). Some benefits the government wants to get from the law is that stop the evil behavior of sexual transactions in certain extent. This not only affect online sugar daddy dating platform, but also other online dating platforms.
Privacy experts highlighted one of the problems with the law. They are worried about the law will not only affect the services of sex workers, but also criminalize their services. The act also amended section 230, which previously exempted the online platform from civil liability for acts committed by users.
In the past, the site owners were not responsible for any actions of site users. For instance, if you threaten someone on an online dating site, you will be responsible for the threat as a user on that site, but for the site owners who are no need to be responsible for the …