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Google Must Pay Politician Over 'Defamatory' Videos Uploaded by User in Australia

Google Must Pay Politician Over 'Defamatory' Videos Uploaded by User in Australia

An Australian Court announced Monday that Google will need to pay $515,000 for refusing to remove two YouTube videos about John Barilaro, the former New South Wales state deputy premier. Despite those damages being a small drop in the bucket for Google and its owner Alphabet, it may be a canary in a coal mine for how even more social companies could face even more legal action for users’ content.

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