German court bars parents from accessing their deceased daughter's Facebook account - MarketWatch

A German court of appeal has ruled against the parents of a teenager who died in 2012, saying that Facebook FB, -0.60% does not need to provide them access to private information from the girl's account. The ruling overturns a 2015 decision that said ...

German court says 'Nein' on Facebook profile access request - The Register

A German appeals court has ruled that Facebook does not need to give the parents of a deceased teen access to the child's account. The Court of Appeals in Berlin on Wednesday overturned a regional court's decision to allow the parents of a 15-year-old ...

Court rules parents can't access dead teen's Facebook account - New York Post

The parents of a dead teen girl cannot access her Facebook account for clues as to why she died, a German court ruled Wednesday. The unnamed 15-year-old was hit by a train in 2012, and her folks have been trying to access her chat history to find out ...

Berlin court rejects parents' request for access to dead child's Facebook - Xinhua

BERLIN, May 31 (Xinhua) -- Berlin's supreme court has rejected Wednesday the German parents' request for the access to their dead girl's Facebook account, local media reported. The daughter was killed by a subway train five years ago, yet the death ...

Court: Parents have no right to dead girl's Facebook - AfterDawn

Court: Parents have no right to dead girl's Facebook The parents of a deceased teenager have been denied the right to access their late daughter's Facebook account by an appeals court. In late 2015, a regional court in Berlin had ruled in favour of the ...

Mother not allowed into dead daughter's Facebook account – Berlin court - RT

A Berlin court rejected an appeal by the mother of a dead 15-year-old German teen, who was seeking access to her daughter's private Facebook account. The court said the right to privacy outweighs the right to inheritance, local media reported. Berlin's ...

Dead daughter's parents have no right to access her Facebook account, German court rules - Ars Technica UK

A German appeals court on Wednesday rejected the pleas from a dead girl's parents who wanted access to the 15-year-old's Facebook account. The social networking site fought the parents, claiming that opening the account would breach the privacy of the ...

German court denies mother access to dead daughter's Facebook data - The Hindu

A man poses with a magnifier in front of a Facebook logo on display. File | Photo Credit: Reuters. AP. BERLIN , May 31, 2017 22:07 IST. Updated: May 31, 2017 22:07 IST. more-in. A Berlin court has denied a mother access to her deceased daughter's ...

Parents of dead girl lose case to access her Facebook account and see if she was cyber bullying victim - The Independent

The parents of a girl who died after being hit by a subway train have lost their appeal for access to her Facebook account. The 15-year-old died in Berlin in 2012, and her parents say they want to use her Facebook messages to work out if she was a ...

Climate change among issues to be debated at Exxon meeting - WSBT-TV

DALLAS (AP) — At Exxon Mobil, profit is down and the stock has sagged too, but debate at the annual meeting is more likely to focus on the oil giant's stance on climate change and other issues. Shareholder activists are pushing Exxon to study and ...

Parents have no right to dead child's Facebook account, German court says - Arab News

FRANKFURT: A German court rejected a mother's demand on Wednesday that Facebook grant her access to her deceased daughter's account. In the ruling, which overturned a lower court's decision, the Berlin appeals court said the right to private ...

Parents lose appeal over access to dead girl's Facebook account - The Guardian

Facebook froze or 'memorialised' the girl's account after being informed of her death. Photograph: Graeme Robertson for the Guardian. Facebook. Parents lose appeal over access to dead girl's Facebook account. Berlin court rules parents of 15-year-old ...

German court denies mother access to daughter's Facebook - Daily Mail

A mother has lost a battle to gain access to her deceased daughter's Facebook account. The court in Berlin ruled German privacy laws outweigh her rights as a parent. Facebook welcomed the decision, but says it will try to find a solution 'that helps ...

German court rejects mother's request to access deceased daughter's Facebook - The Hill

A court in Germany denied a mother's request Wednesday for Facebook to give her access to her deceased daughter's account. A Berlin appeals court ruled that private electronic communications were meant to be seen only by certain people, according to ...

Parents won't be allowed access to dead teen's Facebook account, court rules - Metro

The parents of a teen girl who was killed by a train in 2012 won't be allowed to access her Facebook account to see if she had been bullied, a court has ruled. The 15-year-old girl was hit by the train in 2012 and her parents were trying to establish ...

Berlin court rules grieving parents have no right to dead child's Facebook account - Deutsche Welle

A German court has ruled that Facebook rightfully rejected access to a deceased girl's account. Her parents have tried to clarify their daughter's death since she was struck by a subway train in Berlin in 2012. Facebook unter der Lupe (picture-alliance ...

German court denies parents access to dead teen's Facebook account - Phys.Org

A German court on Wednesday backed online giant Facebook in its battle to reject a demand by the parents of a dead teenage girl for access to her account. The 15-year-old was killed by a Berlin underground train in 2012 and her parents have been trying ...

German court denies mother access to dead daughter's FB data - WHIO

Outside view of the Berlin regional court photographed Wednesday, May 31, 2017. The regional court in Berlin has rejected a mother's suit to access the Facebook data of her dead daughter saying the privacy of correspondence outweighs the parental rights.

German court rejects parents' access to dead teenager's Facebook account - BBC News

A court in Germany has ruled that the parents of a dead teenage girl have no right to access their daughter's Facebook account. The 15-year-old was killed by a train in 2012 and her parents were trying to establish if she had committed suicide. They ...

Berlin court backs Facebook block on dead woman's account - Irish Times

Facebook was correct to block, on data protection grounds, a German woman's access to the account of her dead daughter, a Berlin court has ruled. Five years ago a Berlin couple learned that their 15-year-old daughter died after being struck by an ...