Germany’s social media hate speech law is now in effect
Published on September 09, 2017 in Social media • Source:

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Germany has become one of the first countries to formulate a law against social media abuse and bullying
Social Media platforms now must remove any abusive content or hate speech within set periods of receiving complaints
The new law is called NetzDG or Enforcement of Social Networks. Fines up to Rs. 50 Million can be sanctioned upon those who violate the norms set by this law