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News advocacy group calls for action on content compensation legislation

Briefs | 06/09/2021 5:33 pm EDT
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A group representing news outlets in Canada has put out a call to Premier Justin Trudeau’s government to put in place legislation that would require Alphabet Inc.’s Google and Facebook Inc. to compensate outlets when their content appears on their platforms. 

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