Landmark case: Swedish court fines man for not deleting hate speech on Facebook

Landmark case: Swedish court fines man for not deleting hate speech on Facebook

A 52-year-old man who neglected to delete racist comments in his Facebook group has been fined by a court in Sweden.

Facebook to deploy new transparency tools ahead of European elections

Facebook to deploy new transparency tools ahead of European elections

Facebook invests in new data centre in Luleå

Facebook invests in new data centre in Luleå

Facebook snubs Swedish government meeting

Facebook snubs Swedish government meeting

Swedish Isis fundraiser statuses were on Facebook for two years before deletion

Swedish Isis fundraiser statuses were on Facebook for two years before deletion

Facebook plans further expansion in Sweden: report

Facebook plans further expansion in Sweden: report

Swede convicted for sending photo of his penis to female MP

Swede convicted for sending photo of his penis to female MP

Sweden hits Facebook with sizeable tax bill

Sweden hits Facebook with sizeable tax bill

‘Facebook rape video’ trio sentenced to prison

‘Facebook rape video’ trio sentenced to prison

Chilling with Facebook in Sweden’s far north
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Chilling with Facebook in Sweden’s far north

‘Facebook rape video’ trial begins in Uppsala

‘Facebook rape video’ trial begins in Uppsala

Three men charged over Uppsala ‘Facebook rape video’

Three men charged over Uppsala ‘Facebook rape video’

Court: Man tried to raise cash on Facebook to fund Isis

Court: Man tried to raise cash on Facebook to fund Isis

‘Facebook rape video’ trio in court for detention hearing

‘Facebook rape video’ trio in court for detention hearing

Preliminary hearing set for Uppsala ‘Facebook rape video’ trio

Preliminary hearing set for Uppsala ‘Facebook rape video’ trio

Prosecutor asks court to detain ‘Facebook rape video’ trio

Prosecutor asks court to detain ‘Facebook rape video’ trio

No trace of Facebook video showing alleged rape

No trace of Facebook video showing alleged rape

Prosecutors appeal for help to track down alleged rape video

Prosecutors appeal for help to track down alleged rape video

Man in Sweden ‘live-streamed gang rape on Facebook’

Man in Sweden ‘live-streamed gang rape on Facebook’

Swedish court jails Iraqi for war crimes after Facebook post

Swedish court jails Iraqi for war crimes after Facebook post

This is how many times Facebook got mentioned in Sweden in 2016

This is how many times Facebook got mentioned in Sweden in 2016

Sweden threatens action to stop Facebook ‘hate and lies’

Sweden threatens action to stop Facebook ‘hate and lies’

Burns victim’s photo returns to Facebook after censor row

Burns victim’s photo returns to Facebook after censor row

Facebook ‘sorry’ for removing Swedish cancer video

Facebook ‘sorry’ for removing Swedish cancer video

Facebook slammed for cutting Swedish breast cancer video

Facebook slammed for cutting Swedish breast cancer video

Police close Facebook thread after call for help derails

Police close Facebook thread after call for help derails

Stockholm workers spend most time on social media

Stockholm workers spend most time on social media

Family’s Christmas video goes viral in Sweden

Family’s Christmas video goes viral in Sweden

Tech-savvy Swedes share love of Instagram

Tech-savvy Swedes share love of Instagram

Dumped Swede warms hearts with concert plea

Dumped Swede warms hearts with concert plea

Breathalyzer blunder goes viral in Sweden

Breathalyzer blunder goes viral in Sweden

Stockholm Pride slams Facebook ‘censorship’

Stockholm Pride slams Facebook ‘censorship’

Facebook helps Swedes invade Norway

Facebook helps Swedes invade Norway

Swede’s apology to cops after drunken night out

Swede’s apology to cops after drunken night out

IT firms follow Facebook to Sweden’s icy north

IT firms follow Facebook to Sweden’s icy north

Swedish teacher rapped for ‘Facebook favourites’

Swedish teacher rapped for ‘Facebook favourites’

Swedish teacher fired for racist Facebook posts

Swedish teacher fired for racist Facebook posts

Swede’s salary chopped for Facebook use

Swede’s salary chopped for Facebook use

Swedish police selling dogs on Facebook

Swedish police selling dogs on Facebook

Half of Swedish teen girls bullied online: survey

Half of Swedish teen girls bullied online: survey

Facebook to open new ‘green’ Swedish hub

Facebook to open new ‘green’ Swedish hub

Man held after uploading Facebook gun photo

Man held after uploading Facebook gun photo

Half of Swedes would (Insta)ban food pics

Half of Swedes would (Insta)ban food pics

Swedish police fear social media vigilantes

Swedish police fear social media vigilantes

Facebook page targets innocent ‘paedophiles’

Facebook page targets innocent ‘paedophiles’

Swedish woman’s ‘murder’ exposed as fake

Swedish woman’s ‘murder’ exposed as fake

Man fined over nude Facebook pic of ex

Man fined over nude Facebook pic of ex

Facebook use ‘can reveal if you’re a psychopath’

Facebook use ‘can reveal if you’re a psychopath’

Facebook leaves up ‘nasty feminists’ page

Facebook leaves up ‘nasty feminists’ page

Rapist jailed after Facebook apology

Rapist jailed after Facebook apology

Cops slam critics in secret Facebook group

Cops slam critics in secret Facebook group

Swedish police sell poodles on Facebook

Swedish police sell poodles on Facebook

Who is Veronika? Online mystery vexes Swedes

Who is Veronika? Online mystery vexes Swedes

Social Democrat sacked over Facebook racism

Social Democrat sacked over Facebook racism

Swedish town stung by ‘Allah is gay’ gaffe

Swedish town stung by ‘Allah is gay’ gaffe

Cop probed for mocking teen on Facebook

Cop probed for mocking teen on Facebook

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Bildt joins the world of Facebook

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Warning to Swedish Facebook users

Swedish woman victim of Facebook fraud

Swedish woman victim of Facebook fraud

‘Water war’ planned for Stockholm’s Old Town

‘Water war’ planned for Stockholm’s Old Town

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‘Water war’ moved from Old Town

Stockholm hospital in Facebook photo scandal

Stockholm hospital in Facebook photo scandal

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Covert Facebook contacts seek Swedish military secrets

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Facebook off limits for county employees

Swedish web service to manage online life after offline death

Swedish web service to manage online life after offline death

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Headmaster fired after Facebook pic scandal

TV viewers terrified by Swedish supermodel

TV viewers terrified by Swedish supermodel

Man jailed for attack following Facebook affair confession

Man jailed for attack following Facebook affair confession

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High price put on Facebook head

Stockholm Pride asks: ‘how hetero’ is your Facebook?

Stockholm Pride asks: ‘how hetero’ is your Facebook?

‘Abolish women’s right to vote’: 80,000 Facebook users duped

‘Abolish women’s right to vote’: 80,000 Facebook users duped

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Facebook helps Swedish woman flee knife threat

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Hide-and-seek flash mob invades Swedish Ikea branch

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Facebook groups prone to new sabotage trend

McDonald’s worker fired for disparaging blog post

McDonald’s worker fired for disparaging blog post

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‘Necrophiliacs’ behind Haiti Facebook hoax

Swedish website helps stranded travellers

Swedish website helps stranded travellers

Social media brings power to the people

Social media brings power to the people

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Schoolgirls fined for bugging teachers

Porn-themed shirt lands Swedish pastor in hot water

Porn-themed shirt lands Swedish pastor in hot water

Sweden probes suicide bomber’s Facebook

Sweden probes suicide bomber’s Facebook

Workers canned for ‘disloyal’ Facebook post

Workers canned for ‘disloyal’ Facebook post

US student builds online travel dreams in Sweden

US student builds online travel dreams in Sweden

Facebook confession traps Swedish rapist

Facebook confession traps Swedish rapist

Swedish nude gets Facebook axe

Swedish nude gets Facebook axe

Naked Scandinavians too much for Facebook

Naked Scandinavians too much for Facebook

‘Let Swedish MPs tweet away’: Riksdag Speaker

‘Let Swedish MPs tweet away’: Riksdag Speaker

Facebook gives kissing women film ad the boot

Facebook gives kissing women film ad the boot

Facebook set to invest in Swedish north: report

Facebook set to invest in Swedish north: report

Networking site Linkedin to open Stockholm office

Networking site Linkedin to open Stockholm office

Facebook ‘fair game’ in benefits cheats battle

Facebook ‘fair game’ in benefits cheats battle

Wrong to sack principal over ‘lewd’ Facebook pics: Swedish court

Wrong to sack principal over ‘lewd’ Facebook pics: Swedish court

Swedish museum takes aim at Facebook censor

Swedish museum takes aim at Facebook censor

Björn Borg shares his underwear with McEnroe

Björn Borg shares his underwear with McEnroe

Sweden demands Facebook info answers

Sweden demands Facebook info answers

Three sacked over Facebook ‘threats’

Three sacked over Facebook ‘threats’

Woodpecker threatens Facebook server hall project

Woodpecker threatens Facebook server hall project

Spotify defends demand for Facebook tie in

Spotify defends demand for Facebook tie in

Swedish app developers to pay VAT twice

Swedish app developers to pay VAT twice

Blood donors targeted in social media push

Blood donors targeted in social media push

Speeding Swede made to pay massive Swiss fine

Speeding Swede made to pay massive Swiss fine

Porn attack shuts down Marabou’s Facebook

Porn attack shuts down Marabou’s Facebook

‘Anorexic’ doll leaves Swedish parents livid

‘Anorexic’ doll leaves Swedish parents livid

Facebook named as Luleå server hall backer

Facebook named as Luleå server hall backer

Facebook’s ‘coolest’ data hub coming to Sweden

Facebook’s ‘coolest’ data hub coming to Sweden

LinkedIn launches Swedish language site

LinkedIn launches Swedish language site

Swedish toddlers surf the internet in droves: report

Swedish toddlers surf the internet in droves: report

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After Facebook, Luleå sets sights on digital age

Rule change makes schools ban Lucia photos

Rule change makes schools ban Lucia photos

Bed-ridden man killed after Facebook post

Bed-ridden man killed after Facebook post

The Local’s most shared stories on Facebook

The Local’s most shared stories on Facebook

Swedes choose social media over texting

Swedes choose social media over texting

Ikea affirms bid to ditch Swedish food brands

Ikea affirms bid to ditch Swedish food brands

‘Facebook’ rapist jailed for teen sex attacks

‘Facebook’ rapist jailed for teen sex attacks

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Woman fined for crotch grab assault

Nurse rapped for posting X-ray on Facebook

Nurse rapped for posting X-ray on Facebook

Swedish recruiters check jobseekers on the net

Swedish recruiters check jobseekers on the net

Swedes seek breast milk donors via Facebook

Swedes seek breast milk donors via Facebook

One million Swedes suffer Facebook ‘angst’

One million Swedes suffer Facebook ‘angst’

Young generation prefer ‘old style’ media: study

Young generation prefer ‘old style’ media: study

Twitter ‘unknown’ to 75 percent of Swedes

Twitter ‘unknown’ to 75 percent of Swedes

Phone theft victim gets nude Facebook pic shock

Phone theft victim gets nude Facebook pic shock

Staff told to help disabled teen use Facebook

Staff told to help disabled teen use Facebook

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Swedes’ pension hopes tied to Facebook IPO

Firm sued over Facebook ‘threats’ sacking

Firm sued over Facebook ‘threats’ sacking

Police bashed for ‘racist’ Facebook comments

Police bashed for ‘racist’ Facebook comments

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Swedish man apologized for rape on Facebook

Swedish teen reported to police for ‘face rape’

Swedish teen reported to police for ‘face rape’

Assault victim finds attacker on Facebook

Assault victim finds attacker on Facebook

‘Facerape’ charges for posting nude pics of ex

‘Facerape’ charges for posting nude pics of ex

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Teen in Sweden convicted of child rape

Swedes in new push to curb dog-on-dog violence

Swedes in new push to curb dog-on-dog violence

Rape suspect arrested following Facebook find

Rape suspect arrested following Facebook find

Swedish bikini girl’s buxom body goes viral

Swedish bikini girl’s buxom body goes viral

Police delete Facebook account after viral post

Police delete Facebook account after viral post

Swede launches site for net’s ‘top one percent’

Swede launches site for net’s ‘top one percent’

Wrong to fire staff for Facebook folly: study

Wrong to fire staff for Facebook folly: study

Soldier under fire for classified Facebook post

Soldier under fire for classified Facebook post

Campaign aims to teach Swedes how to say ‘hi’

Campaign aims to teach Swedes how to say ‘hi’

Swedish teen’s rape story causes Facebook stir

Swedish teen’s rape story causes Facebook stir

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Swedish teen’s rape story video: English translation

Cops hail ‘brave’ woman for stopping robbery

Cops hail ‘brave’ woman for stopping robbery

What Swedes do online: seven surprising facts

What Swedes do online: seven surprising facts

Swedes use WiFi names to vent neighbourly rage

Swedes use WiFi names to vent neighbourly rage

Swedish hunter baffled by naked sculpture find

Swedish hunter baffled by naked sculpture find

Parents learn of teen’s crash on Facebook

Parents learn of teen’s crash on Facebook

Swedish social media site challenges the world

Swedish social media site challenges the world

Björn Borg in ‘nude’ underwear video shocker

Björn Borg in ‘nude’ underwear video shocker

Missing teen Facebook hoax dupes thousands

Missing teen Facebook hoax dupes thousands

Swedish crowdfunders turn ‘likes’ into equity

Swedish crowdfunders turn ‘likes’ into equity

Luleå gives Facebook ‘thumbs up’ in record bid

Luleå gives Facebook ‘thumbs up’ in record bid

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24-year-old lit a man on fire just ‘for fun’

Facebook asks Swedes to pay for emails

Facebook asks Swedes to pay for emails

Swedish cops bask in Gangnam Style viral glow

Swedish cops bask in Gangnam Style viral glow

Ex-minister bathes in viral toilet puppy love

Ex-minister bathes in viral toilet puppy love

Firefighter to Stockholm rioters: I’ll still help you

Firefighter to Stockholm rioters: I’ll still help you

Facebook starts Swedish servers amid NSA fears

Facebook starts Swedish servers amid NSA fears

Swedes join woman’s hunt for ‘super hot’ guy

Swedes join woman’s hunt for ‘super hot’ guy

Man convicted for Facebook friend request

Man convicted for Facebook friend request

Teen charged for nude ‘selfie’ Facebook post

Teen charged for nude ‘selfie’ Facebook post