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Families of San Bernardino victims sue tech giants

Friday 5 May 2017 | 16:39 CET | News
The families of three victims of the San Bernardino shooting in December 2015 have sued Facebook, Google and Twitter on grounds that the companies knowingly allowed terrorist activity to take place on their social media platforms. The relatives claimed that by allowing Islamic State militants to spread propaganda the tech giants provided "material support" to the group, reports Reuters, citing a complaint filed in US District Court in Los Angeles. "For years, defendants have knowingly and recklessly provided the terrorist group ISIS with accounts to use its social networks as a tool for

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