Twitter to begin labeling posts with COVID vaccine misinformation

Twitter announced it will begin applying labels to tweets that include misleading information about COVID-19 vaccines, and it is introducing a strike policy to curb users from repeatedly violating those rules. CBSN's Elaine Quijano has the details.

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- Twitter plans to begin labeling tweets with false information about coronavirus vaccines. The labels will first be applied by human moderators, with the goal of adding in artificial intelligence oversight. The company will also be implementing a new five-strike policy, which bans users who repeatedly post misinformation. Since last March, Twitter has removed over 8,000 tweets for violating its COVID-19 content policy.