Utah sues TikTok over alleged harm to teens’ health
The state of Utah has filed a lawsuit against TikTok, alleging the company deliberately misled young users and parents about its dangers and used “addictive features” to keep users on the app.
“My top priority is protecting our children in Utah. I’m tired of TikTok lying to Utah parents. I’m tired of our kids losing their innocence and even their lives addicted to the dark side of social media,” Attorney General Sean Reyes said in a statement Tuesday announcing the lawsuit.
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