YouTube DMCA Takedown Strikes now being used to Extort Content Creators

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Earlier today, the Minecraft YouTuber ObbyRaids received a message from a person that had filed 2 DMCA strikes against his channel and was threatening a 3rd and final strike if he didn’t pay them money. This sort of extortion shows just how terrible the YouTube DMCA takedown system is.
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