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Man convicted over Facebook like

Man convicted over Facebook like

A court has convicted a man for merely ‘liking’ a Facebook post, it has been reported. In the first case of its kind in Switzerland, the 45-year-old unnamed defendant from Zurich was found guilty after he ‘liked’ several posts on Facebook accusing Erwin Kessler, the president of an animal rights group, of racism and anti-Semitism. A discussion over which animal[Read More...]

Police officer investigated after admitting to faking evidence to frame a suspect

Police officer investigated after admitting to faking evidence to frame a suspect

A US police officer has admitted to faking evidence in a “drug bust” after an arrest to frame a suspect. Officer Seth Jenson is being investigated after he “recreated” a video that supposedly depicted an elaborate firearms and drugs bust. In November last year, Joseph Cajar’s car was pulled over and searched by Officer Seth Jensen. According to police, Jenson[Read More...]

London councils accused of forcing homeless families out of the borough

London councils accused of forcing homeless families out of the borough

Local authorities across London have come under fire for introducing a novel new way to deal with the problem of homelessness – by kicking some of the poorest families out of the borough. A new report seen by the Guardian revealed that some London councils are making aggressive use of legal powers to make “take or leave it” offers of[Read More...]

Facebook under fire for refusing to remove child porn content

Facebook under fire for refusing to remove child porn content

There has been much in the news lately about Facebook taking steps to remove fake news from its website. Back in March, the social media giant flagged prominent warnings on its site advising users not to trust news stories that could not be confirmed by an official or well-known source. When users logged into their Facebook account, it would display[Read More...]

French police claim the brutal sodomisation of young man was an “accident”

French police claim the brutal sodomisation of young man was an “accident”

A young man by the name of Theo has alleged that French police officers beat him up during an arrest and raped him several times with a police baton. The incident was so brutal and violent that blood ended up all over the floor and walls while he was in custody. In response to the allegations, an internal investigation by[Read More...]