The victim was seeking damages for misuse of private information, negligence and breach of the Data Protection Act.

A landmark legal action over a naked photograph of a 14-year-old Northern Ireland girl being allegedly posted on a Facebook “shame” page has been sett(...)

Facebook is attempting to have the claim against it dismissed, arguing that it always took the naked picture of the girl down once notified. File photograph: Dado Ruvic/Reuters

A naked photograph of a 14-year-old Northern Ireland girl was repeatedly posted on a Facebook “shame” page, the High Court heard on Thursday. Lawyer(...)