Facebook and Twitter Could Face Fines in Germany Over Hate Speech Posts

By MELISSA EDDY and MARK SCOTT from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/14/technology/germany-hate-speech-facebook-tech.html?partner=IFTTT Technology The minister of justice said he would introduce a law requiring penalties for tech companies that did not respond quickly enough to delete illegal posts. The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/14/technology/germany-hate-speech-facebook-tech.html?partner=IFTTT