Social Media & Privacy Issues

TypingSocialMediaA bereaved father is calling on Governor McDonnell to sign legislation that would allow parents to have access to their deceased minor child’s on-line and social media accounts, such as Facebook.  Service providers had rebuffed the Nottoway dairy farmer when he asked them for help after his son died in 2011.  And as Virginia Public Radio’s Anne Marie Morgan reports, he also hopes the new state law will inspire federal legislation.

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