The importance of information in modern society

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The article analyzes changes that have occurred in public life and legal practices during the period of rapid development of information and communication technologies. On the basis of the presented facts and observations, the need for normative regulation of actions and statements on the internet is substantiated. It is concluded that information in modern society increases in value, since it can be used not only as a product, but also as a means of influencing public opinion and institutions.

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Mikhail V. Kolesov

University of the Prosecutor of the Russian Federation

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Candidate of legal sciences, department of organizational and analytical support of activity and management in bodies of Prosecutor’s office

Russian Federation, Moscow


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