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LAWTON: Australia to jail social media executives over user content

True North's Andrew Lawton explains why this law sets such a dangerous precedent.

After the Christchurch mosque killer streamed his violent attacks on Facebook, Australia’s parliament passed legislation that could fine social media companies and even jail their executives if they don’t remove violent content from their platforms quickly enough.

True North’s Andrew Lawton explains why this law sets such a dangerous precedent.

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