The Verge: Germany considers 50 million euro fines for social media companies that fail to remove hate speech

The Verge: Germany considers 50 million euro fines for social media companies that fail to remove hate speech. “The German Justice Ministry has introduced a draft law that would impose fines of up to €50 million ($53.2 million) on social media companies that fail to quickly remove hate speech and other illegal content from their platforms. Justice Minister Heiko Maas presented the proposed law at a press conference on Tuesday.”