Court Reinstates Suit Against Yahoo Over Nude Photos

A U.S. appeals court reinstated a breach of contract claim against Yahoo by an Oregon woman who said the company failed to remove nude photos and fake profiles posted by her estranged boyfriend after promising to do so. The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Cynthia Barnes could sue Yahoo for agreeing, then failing to stop the "dangerous, cruel, and highly indecent" use of its site by the ex-boyfriend.

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