Facebook Can Be Sued Over Censorship of Nudes

The social media giant Facebook can be sued in France, a Paris appeals court decided on Friday, 12 February. The case centres on the site’s banning of nude images and started in 2011, when a French teacher tried to sue Facebook for censorship after it removed his post showing Courbet’s Origin of the World (1866).  He is seeking to have his account reinstated and €20,000 in damages.

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Source: Theartnewspaper.com