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anti-semitic tweets

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Twitter becomes forum for anti-Semitic tweets in Spain

Several Jewish groups in Spain file a complaint with prosecutors to investigate a flood of racist tweets posted after Real Madrid lost a basketball game to Israel's Maccabi Tel Aviv team.

By May 20, 2014

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Twitter surrenders anti-Semitic tweet info to French authorities

The company had resisted for months, but finally relents, hoping to "put an end to the dispute" and saying it will do its part to "fight racism and anti-Semitism."

By July 12, 2013

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Twitter must reveal names behind anti-Semitic tweets, rules French court

A Paris court has struck down an appeal by the microblogging site, says French newspaper Le Monde.

By June 13, 2013

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Facebook ordered to take down anti-Semitic page

The Anti-Defamation League says a page claiming Jewish people are involved in ritual murder constitutes hate speech and therefore should be removed immediately.

By February 5, 2014

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Sparks fly over anti-Semitic tweets in France

After an explosion of anti-Jewish posts on Twitter in France, the Anti-Defamation League contends that it's too hard for users to report offensive tweets. Twitter begs to differ.

By October 17, 2012

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Twitter hit with $50M suit over anti-Semitic tweeter data

In the ongoing legal conflict between the social network and the Union of Jewish French Students, a new court case erupts.

By March 21, 2013

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Twitter: Government info requests on the rise

The company's latest transparency report shows 1,157 government information requests in the first six months of 2013, up from 1,009 in the second half of 2012 and 849 in the first half of 2012.

By July 31, 2013

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Twitter, hate speech, and the costs of keeping quiet

commentary Purging mass media of hurtful opinions would deny everyone important knowledge. Simply put, says author Greg Lukianoff, it's far better to know that there are bigots among us than to pretend all is well.

By April 7, 2013

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French court to Twitter: Hand over names of racist tweeters

After Twitter in France was hit with a slew of anti-Semitic tweets in October, the court ruled the social networking service must identify those behind the posts. Twitter is evaluating the ruling.

By January 24, 2013

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Twitter gives user data to U.S. 7 times out of 10

In its second transparency report, Twitter explains in detail the number of times government agencies around the world asked for information on users, and how often it complied.

By January 28, 2013