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Germany succeeds in forcing Facebook delete hate speech posts

Thursday, August 2, 2018

In Germany, social networking giant Facebook has removed several hundred insulting posts as required by a law prohibiting online hate speech, in force since January 2018 with possible fines that could reach 50 million euros. Canadian-British news agency Reuters reported on July 27 that the U.S. firm received in the first six months of the year, 1,704 complaints under the Network Enforcement Act and removed 362 posts, according to Richard…