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France out to curb Amazon free delivery

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French lawmakers on Thursday approved a bill that will prevent Amazon from offering free deliveries of discounted books. 

An employee works at the site of the online retailer Amazon on December 13, 2012 in Chalon-sur-Saone, France

The bill, designed to support small bookstores struggling in the face of giant online retailers, was backed unanimously in the lower house National Assembly.

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