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Spain: Judge halts blocking of Telegram pending probe


March 25, 2024

A Spanish court has reversed course and halted a controversial order to temporarily suspend the Telegram messaging app nationwide. Media firms had complained of intellectual property rights violations.

Judge Santiago Pedraz of Spain’s High Court on Monday halted his own order to suspend the Telegram messaging app.

The lifting of the block is pending a police report on the platform and “the impact the temporary suspension could have on users.”

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