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06.30.17
Germany can fine Facebook up to $57 million over hate speech
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Germany can fine Facebook up to $57 million over hate speech

Digital rights activists worry that the new law will curb free speech.

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06.22.17
German police raided 36 homes over social media hate speech
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German police raided 36 homes over social media hate speech

The country is considering a law that would fine social networks for failure to remove hate speech.

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05.29.17
Facebook: German bill isn't 'suitable' to fight hate speech
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Facebook: German bill isn't 'suitable' to fight hate speech

It argues the bill will encourage sites to remove content that may not be illegal to avoid fines.

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