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At a glance: Does the EU Digital Services Act protect freedom of expression?

February 16, 2021

The Digital Services Act seeks to consolidate various separate pieces of EU legislation and self-regulatory practices that address online illegal or ‘harmful’ content. It also seeks to harmonise the rules applicable to the provision of digital services across the EU rather than having a patchwork of potentially conflicting legislation such as Germany’s NetzDG or a revived version of the Avia Law in France. Read more at Article 19

European Union
Topic, claim, or defense
General or Non-Specified
Freedom of Expression