Facebook Now Deletes Posts That Financially Endanger, Trick People
Friday August 10, 2018. 03:00 PM , from Slashdot
An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: It's not just inciting violence, threats and hate speech that will get Facebook to remove posts by you or your least favorite troll. Endangering someone financially, not just physically, or tricking them to earn a profit are now also strictly prohibited. Facebook today spelled out its policy with more clarity in hopes of establishing a transparent set of rules it can point to when it enforces its policy in the future. 'We do not, for example, allow content that could physically or financially endanger people, that intimidates people through hateful language, or that aims to profit by tricking people using Facebook,' its VP of policy Richard Allen published today. Web searches show this is the first time Facebook has used that language regarding financial attacks.
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