France to decide what is “fake news”…..

3 January 2018 Cool Shit

Macron proposes new law against fake news

French President Emmanuel Macron will propose new rules cracking down on fake news during elections this year, he said in an annual speech to the press today. “When fake news are spread, it will be possible to go to a judge (…) and if appropriate have content taken down, user accounts deleted and ultimately websites blocked,” Macron said.