Australian mayor drops world first AI defamation lawsuit

Ben Silvester
February 20 2024 - 2:49pm
Hepburn Shire mayor Brian Hood says the cost of suing for defamation was "prohibitive for the average person". File picture
Hepburn Shire mayor Brian Hood says the cost of suing for defamation was "prohibitive for the average person". File picture

A Victorian mayor has revealed why he decided to drop a lawsuit against a tech giant that would have been the first of its kind.

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Ben Silvester

Ben Silvester

Victorian state correspondent

Correspondent covering key issues across regional Victoria, based in Melbourne.

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