The magistrate of judicial district No. 422 of the Tagansky district of Moscow fined Facebook another 6 million rubles for not removing prohibited content.
This was reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the press secretary of the court Zulfiya Gurinchuk.
“The Facebook company was found guilty of committing an administrative offense under Part 2 of Article 13.41 of the Administrative Code of Russia, and was sentenced to an administrative fine of 6 million rubles,” said the agency's interlocutor.
As the agency clarifies, in May the court fined Facebook under eight protocols for 26 million rubles for failure to remove prohibited content, in June – for another 17 million rubles.
In June, Roskomnadzor reported that Facebook and Instagram have not removed more than 3.7 thousand prohibited materials since 2015.