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EU Committee Backs Controversial New Meme Law

  • BBC, Thursday, June 21, 2018 9:18 AM
A committee of MEPs have voted through a controversial EU copyright law that requires platforms to pay fees to copyright holders if their content is used in a meme, the BBC says. The same law also requires a platform to pay a fee to a news organisation for linking to its content. The proposed law will now be voted on by the European Parliament next month.

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