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France opens up Digital Republic Bill to public comment

Monday 7 September 2015 | 14:45 CET | News
France's internet bill, announced nearly three years ago and now named officially 'the law for a digital republic', will be put online on 21 September, inviting comments from the public, reports Les Echos. Any proposal will be considered if it obtains a certain number of 'likes' on Facebook, with digital secretary Axelle Lemaire to reply to the most popular requests. Central to the bill is the principle of net neutrality and non-discriminatory access to content and transparency, but some other measures have been removed The bill has three parts, around the themes of 'liberty', 'equality' and

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