French anti-racism groups sue Twitter for $50 million


Two French organisations have filed criminal charges against the US-based website for refusing to hand over the details of users violating French law.

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Two French anti-racism organisations on Thursday filed a criminal suit in a French court against US website Twitter, demanding a 38-million-euro fine (50 million dollars) for refusing to hand over data relating to French users who make racist comments online, reports France 24.