“We find ourselves on the cusp of a new world — one in which it will be impossible, literally, to tell what is real from what is invented.” As Jennifer Finney Boylan aptly stated in a New York Times piece titled, “Will Deep-Fake Technology Destroy Democracy,” what do we do when what we see can no longer be trusted as reality? The recent rise of the deepfake, or the melding of one person’s face onto another’s body, has caused a wave of deep public concern, only to be followed by little regulation or action by the government to protect the…

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