Facebook ordered to supply more details on it removing underage users

Northern Ireland schoolgirl set up accounts to contact men and post sexual photos

Mr Justice Stephens held that Facebook has provided insufficient information about child access to the site and other issues raised as part of a lawsuit in Belfast. Photograph: Thomas Hodel/Reuters

Mr Justice Stephens held that Facebook has provided insufficient information about child access to the site and other issues raised as part of a lawsuit in Belfast. Photograph: Thomas Hodel/Reuters

Facebook must supply more details on claims it removes up to 20,000 underage users daily, a High Court judge ordered on Monday.

Mr Justice Stephens held that the social networking giant has provided insufficient information about child access to the site and other issues raised as part of a major privacy lawsuit in Belfast.

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