Dutch woman asks court to order Facebook to identify revenge porn perpetrator

A Dutch woman is going to court to try to find out who is responsible for placing a home-made sex film she features in online. The woman’s lawyer, Thomas van Vugt, says this is the first time the Dutch courts are being asked to order Facebook to hand over information about one of its users. ‘The verdict will be of great importance to other victims,’ he said.

Country: Netherlands

Domains: Privacy IG

Stakeholder: Judicial

Tags: court order, Internet, privacy, Netherlands

Posted on Monday 1 June 2015

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