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German associations criticize European Parliament's approval of copyright reform

Thursday 13 September 2018 | 14:54 CET | News
Leading German associations have criticized the European Parliament's approval of an amended proposal to reform EU copyright law that would hold online aggregators like Google News liable for copyright infringement. The German internet association Eco called the proposed reform a "massive interference" in the basic structure of the internet that would lead to "prior vetting" of content and censorship infrastructure.

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