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Last month, an Australian High Court ruled that publishers of social media posts are liable for reader comments

Then, Australia's top law officer, Federal Attorneyge­neral Michaelia Cash, wrote to her state counterpar­ts urging them to redraft the country's defamation law

On Thursday, Australian PM Scott Morrison (pictured) called social media “a coward’s palace”, saying platforms should be treated as publishers when unidentifi­ed defamatory comments are posted

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