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EU lawmakers back copyright reforms targeting Google, Facebook

03 March, 2019 11:49 pm 11:49 pm

STRASBOURG (Reuters) – EU lawmakers have endorsed an overhaul of the bloc’s two-decade old copyright rules, which will force Google and Facebook Inc to pay publishers for use of news snippets and make them filter out protected content. The European Parliament backed the reforms by 348 votes to 274 on Tuesday after a debate that … Read More