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VIC Is Using Private Photo on Facebook Without Consent Illegal?

Discussion in 'Other/General Law Forum' started by Joel Copper, 9 August 2016.

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  1. Joel Copper

    Joel Copper Member

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    Is it illegal to use someone's public Facebook profile picture, that they are in, as a private (5 people) Facebook group message photo without their consent?
     
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    Sophea Well-Known Member

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    What is the issue? Defamation? Copyearight? What damage have you suffered?
     
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  3. Lance

    Lance Well-Known Member

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    Unless you explicitly told them not to use it I can't see any reason why it would be a problem!
     
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