Man charged with defamation for clicking ‘like’ on Facebook post

A man is facing a charge of defamation for clicking “like” on several Facebook posts, which accused another man of being a racist, according to court documents in Switzerland.

Prosecutors claimed that the defendant acted with intent to cause harm without a justifiable reason.

They further claimed that by clicking “like,” the defendant caused the defamatory posts to be seen by a larger group of people.

  • simus1

    “you will not opportunity”
    How true, milly, how true.

    That facebook page illustration reminds of maggie simpson for some reason..

  • tom_billesley

    If you “follow” someone will you be charged with conspiracy?

  • A Hamilton Guy

    It serves him right for being on facebook.