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Swiss court fined a man for the likes of smaadberichten on Facebook

Swiss court fined a man for the likes of smaadberichten on Facebook

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The Swiss court has a 45-year-old man, a fine is imposed, because he multiple smaadberichten on Facebook a like.

That, reports The Guardian. In a discussion about dierenrechtenactivist Erwin Kessler were on Facebook multiple messages placed, in which the activist was accused of racism and anti-semitism. The condemned man had at these messages on the like-button is pressed.

The condemned man should be a fine of 4,000 Swiss franc to pay, converted approximately 3700 euros. It is unclear whether he would appeal.

The judge condemned already multiple people that the smaadberichten placed. Now is also a man who posts on Facebook liked condemned.

Messages supported

It makes according to the Swiss court is not that the messages in question not by the man himself are posted. By pressing the like-button, he would the content of the comments have supported.

Kessler was twenty years ago, is condemned because he is Jewish slachtrituelen compared with nazipraktijken.

 

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