Facebook apologises over its failure to remove posts defaming GP
Facebook has apologised for not doing more to remove defamatory posts accusing a GP and his Federal MP wife of running a child abuse ring.
Dr Philip Webster and his wife Dr Anne Webster (PhD) were targeted by a conspiracy theorist in more than a dozen videos posted to Facebook earlier this year.
The videos also alleged the couple’s charity for disadvantaged mothers was a money laundering front for the Freemasons.
Facebook took down seven offending posts in May; but this was only done after they had been up for two weeks and