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Some Social Media is Socially Irresponsible

In the UK, police are accusing some social media companies of alerting individuals who are the subject of police investigations that their information is being gathered by law enforcement.  While there are some companies who refuse or are unable to assist police because of the way their systems are designed, others give police the information they want but tell the individuals that they did so.  Law enforcement believes that social media should adopt guidelines similar to the banking industry where they conduct due diligence to make sure nothing illegal is going on through their company.  (Summarized from http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/f2832d8a-6b75-11e5-8171-ba1968cf791a.html#axzz3raxcGGLb)

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