Facebook payout to girl, 14, who had naked ‘revenge porn’ photos posted on social media

Facebook has paid compensation to a 14-year-old girl after naked revenge porn photographs of her were posted on social media. Lawyer Pearse MacDermott, representing the girl, said: “Had these images been put in a newspaper or on the TV there would be serious repercussions and those same repercussions should also apply to whatever platform is used in the social media world. “The case moves the goal posts in the sense that Facebook always said it was up to the individual user to be responsible, not them.