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Germany's FDP to introduce bill taking aim at data retention, hate speech laws

Monday 11 December 2017 | 13:43 CET | News
During Germany's recent federal elections, the pro-business FDP campaigned to do away with Germany's blanket data retention laws and anti-hate speech laws requiring social media platforms to delete "obviously illegal content". The party criticized that Germany's blanket data retention laws violate Germany's constitution and EU law in light of recent verdicts from the ECJ and warned that there are "at least dome doubts" as to the constitutionality of its anti-hate speech law, wrote Heise. 

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