/ UK May Fine Social Media Firms Over Toxic Content

The Quint : Apr 08, 2019, 02:51 PM

Social media firms, including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, face hefty fines or a ban in Britain if they fail to remove harmful content quickly under new laws, set to be unveiled on Monday, 8 April. UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid is considering measures that would block errant firms' access to UK users. The social media firms that fail to sanitise their platforms could be removed from search engines like Google.