Facebook claims that German law against counterfeiting will lead to the removal of legal content by technology companies
Facebook has announced that he has tabled a weekend review of why the law is not “suitable for hate speech and false news”
German law against Facebook Content
He claimed that the new German law, which threatens to impose fines on media companies if they do not remove bad words and fraudulent messages, could lead to the removal of technical companies from legal content to avoid penalties,
Facebook announced that it announced a weekend explanation why the law is not “suitable for hate speech and false news.”
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According to company companies, the company stated in its statement that “the bill removes content that is obviously not illegal when social networks pose such threat of excessive punishment.”
“It would lead the authorities to delegate responsibility for complex legal decisions to private companies, and many lawyers have evaluated the law in violation of the German constitution and have violated EU law.”
Failure to comply would result in a fine of EUR 5 million for the German company and EUR 50 million (EUR 43 million) for the entire organization, Reuters said.
“This (draft) sets binding standards on how social network operators complain about complaints and commits them to remove crimes,” Minister said in a statement issued by Minister of Justice Heiko Maas on March 14.
So little tolerance for the criminal crowd, which is shocked by the social network and the streets. “
The Germans already have enough hateful legislation that is enforced by prison sentences for refusing the Holocaust or being encouraged to hate the minority. The country is trying to update social media rights.
In 2015, Germany encouraged Facebook, Twitter and Google YouTube to adopt a code of conduct that promised to remove hostile websites within 24 hours. Proposed provisions would lead to a code of conduct as a legitimate obligation.