European Court Says Internet News Portal Is Liable For User-Generated Comments

by Matt Mcgee
It’s a decision that should send chills throughout the European webmaster community. In a 15-2 vote, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled that an internet news portal is liable for the content of user-generated comments left on its website. The case, Delfi AS vs. Estonia, specifically focused on the publishing of offensive comments on an internet news portal — commen ...Read the full article