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Bipartisan lawmakers have introduced the DEFIANCE Act, which would allow victims to sue creators and distributors of deepfakes if they knew or disregarded consent.
Nobody...should ever have to find themselves featured in AI pornography...This bill will make that a reality.
A 2019 study found that 96% of deepfake videos were nonconsensual pornography, highlighting the need for legislation to address deepfakes.
Deepfake software takes a person's photos and face-swaps them onto pornographic videos...making it appear as if the subject is partaking in sexual acts.