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You want a 6% Google Tax? Get lost, German copyright bods told

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The problem is, they don't want Google to stop, they want Google to pay... After the law in Germany was passed, Google pro-actively stopped listing certain news sites, until the sites complained that they weren't getting any visitors and agreed to waive the payments.

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