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Brazil’s Internet Bill of Rights

Brazil’s Internet Bill of Rights

In April 2014 Brazil passed the world’s first Internet Bill of Rights. The Marco Civil da Internet guarantees basic protections for Internet users, and is considered a major step forward for online law. Dubbed Brazil’s ‘Internet Constitution’ the Bill of Rights has catapulted Brazil to a progressive position in digital policymaking, potentially serving as a model for other countries trying to balance user rights against interests of […]