Lena Helom, of Sao Paulo, Brazil, holds a cell phone before the start of the World Cup opening match between Brazil and Croatia at Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 12, 2014. (AP/Julio Cortez)
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A Brazilian Judge Just Handed Facebook Censorship Powers

A new ruling also orders Facebook to provide Brazilian authorities with the names and IP addresses of users who share false stories, even if those users had subsequently deleted the posts.