“In a global first, Facebook will turn over to French judges the data of people suspected of “hate speech,” according to a French official.
The move was announced Wednesday by France’s secretary of state for the digital sector, Cédric O, reported the Washington Examiner.
Sonia Cisse, a counsel at law firm Linklaters, told Reuters it’s “a strong signal in terms of regulation.”
“Hate speech is no longer considered part of freedom of speech, it’s now on the same level as terrorism,” she said…”
The only hate speech is people who hate free speech.