Meta Platforms took down pages for a wider range of institutions than necessary in order to leverage the Australian government as it prepared to pass legislation that would make the company pay news publishers for content, whistleblowers have alleged. The complaints, filed with the U.S. Department of Justice and the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission, were first reported by the Wall...
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