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Germany internet laws
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Although Internet censorship in Germany is low due to a very high number of users in Germany using the Internet, and is practiced by law as well as the effect of some court decisions. German law provides for freedom of speech and press, and the government respects these rights in practice. There are no specific restrictions to the internet in Germany. Using the internet is just subject to the applicable laws. Numerous criminal acts as per the German. 2 Jan Germany starts enforcing a law that fines social media companies for not Internet companies like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube-parent.
Internet is no special area, the same laws apply to it as to telephone, radio, TV, a street and a pub. Here German Criminal Code which lists. 4 Jan New rules on online hate speech cause problems for internet giants. social media companies are now enforcing Germany's NetzDG law. Not only can German authorities confiscate your driving license, they may also order an MPA (medical-psychological assessment). If you fail to pass the MPA.
1 Jan Germany is set to start enforcing a law that demands social media sites move quickly to remove hate speech, fake news and illegal material. 18 Sep In addition, German law restricts some types of speech that are allowed "When I read the fake news on the internet, I really cried, it was really. 8 Apr Under the law, they must also issue a public report on their actions every six months. Failure to comply can lead to fines of up to €50 million ($62 million). Deciding whether flagged content is illegal requires monitors to consult 22 provisions of Germany's criminal code. 14 Feb The new German law that compels social media companies to remove hate and can drive people off the internet or lead to physical attacks. 1 Jan A new German law named NetzDG that will force social media sites to There are plenty of critics on both the far-right and among internet.