UK at serious risk of over-blocking content online, human rights watchdog warns

The UK is at serious risk of over-blocking Web content, the Council of Europe has warned in a scathing report.

Shortcomings in how the UK manages the reporting and removal of illegal content—such as the promotion of terrorism, child abuse material, or hate speech—were highlighted in a study, published this week, which was carried out by the Swiss institute of comparative law on behalf of the CoE.

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