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Social-media platforms must halt online abuse or be forced by regulators, UK football clubs say

By Jakub Krupa
  • 09 Apr 2021 11:34
  • 09 Apr 2021 11:34
Facebook, Twitter and other platforms face growing pressure from British football clubs to remove abusive content, with one calling for the "strongest possible preventative measures" from the platforms and from regulators.
Three big clubs have also announced a week's social-media boycott in protest.

The move comes as the UK prepares

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Jakub Krupa

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Jakub joined MLex’s London team in August 2020 to report on topics including data privacy and security, cybersecurity, and telecom regulation, focusing on EU & UK regulatory and legal risk in the telecoms, media and technology (TMT) sectors. He is currently working on MLex's coverage of future mobility, in particular the rise of connected, electric and autonomous vehicles.

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