Facing lawsuit, Twitter gives France data to help find users linked to anti-Semitic posts

  • by: ELAINE GANLEY , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 13, 2013 - 2:05 PM

PARIS — Twitter has given French authorities information that can help identify the authors of a series of racist and anti-Semitic tweets that carried French hashtags, and the social media site also has agreed to work with a Jewish student group that sued for the data on other ways to fight hate speech.

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