Father loses injunction bid against Facebook

Mar 01, 2013, 12:51 PM

The father of a Northern Ireland schoolgirl who posted sexually inappropriate photos on Facebook has lost his legal bid to get an injunction blocking her from using the site. A High Court judge has ruled there was no effective method of ensuring the 13-year-old did not gain access. But Mr Justice McCloskey said the social media giant's claim to being powerless to stop the girl going onto the site will be probed further. Wendy Austin spoke to the child protection expert, Jim Gamble ...