Facebook appeals global block ruling to accounts of loved ones of Bolsonaro

Facebook announced on Friday that it appealed to the Brazilian Supreme Court the decision of a magistrate of the court itself that determined the global blockade of various accounts of politicians, businessmen and personalities alleged to the country’s president, Jair Bolsonaro, investigated for alleged dissemination of false news . Judge Alexandre de Moraes, of the Federal Supreme Court (STF), issued an earlier determination Thursday night to block the accounts of various politicians, businessmen and personalities close to Bolsonaro and ordered …

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Brazil: Facebook and Twitter block accounts of Bolsonaro allies | DW | 07/25/2020

Twitter and Facebook suspended the accounts of 16 followers and allies of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro after the Supreme Court ordered his blockade as part of an investigation into an alleged disinformation campaign. Tensions are growing between the far-right leader and the high court, which is investigating allegations that several members of Bolsonaro’s circle are leading a campaign on social networks to discredit the Supreme Court, where he is also defamed and his judges are threatened. Supreme Court member Alexandre …

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Facebook breaks the “hate office”, a network of 88 accounts supporting Jair Bolsonaro

Adviser Tércio Arnaud Tomaz and President Jair Bolsonaro.Reprodução FacebookTércio Arnaud Tomaz went, in just two years, from being the parliamentary secretary of Jair Bolsonaro in the Chamber of Deputies, where he was the “boy of the networks”, to special adviser of the Brazilian presidency, with a salary of almost 14,000 reais (about $ 2,600). Between 2017 and 2019, he trained in the cabinet of Councilor Carlos Bolsonaro in Rio de Janeiro, where he became number two in the presidential family’s …

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Facebook removes fake news accounts linked to the Bolsonaro environment – RTVE.es

Facebook announced on Wednesday that it has eliminated a series of accounts and pages dedicated to spreading false news and that they are linked to advisers to the President of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, and to two of his sons: Senator Flávio and Deputy Eduardo. The social network has eliminated a total of 35 accounts, 14 pages and a group on Facebook and another 38 accounts on Instagram, posing as the media or pretending to be fictitious person profiles to promote …

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