Facebook Sued Over Online Photo of Naked Teenager

Facebook Sued Over Online Photo of Naked Teenager Social media websites are under no duty to monitor information that they transmit for indications of illegal activity. However, in one important case, a judge has refused to strike out a teenage girl’s claim that Facebook did not do enough to prevent a naked photograph of her repeatedly appearing online. The girl was aged 14 when she claimed to have been induced by an adult’s threats to send him sexualised images of herself, including one in which she was totally naked. The man was said to have threatened to post the images online unless she agreed to meet him face to face.…