Facebook said Germany's plan to tackle fake news would make social media companies delete legal content (FB)

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: May 30, 2017 10:12 AM
Facebook has criticised a new German law that would force social media companies to pay up to €50 million (£43 million) if they fail to remove hate speech and false news, saying it will encourage paranoid tech companies to delete legal content in order to avoid the hefty fines.