YouTube treads fine line over Finnish gunman video

Within a couple of hours of the shootings in Kaujahoki, several videos posted by the YouTube user Wumpscut86 had been taken down by the site.The videos showed a man shooting a pistol on what looked like a firing range.The videos did not appear to contravene the site’s rules covering offensive content which state that: “Graphic or gratuitous violence is not allowed. If your video shows someone getting hurt, attacked, or humiliated, don’t post it. There is zero tolerance for predatory behaviour, stalking, threats, harassment.”
http://technology.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/tech_and_web/article4810236.ece

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