What happens when you don’t have a First Amendment and you have an authoritarian response.
Via The Hill:
A 22-year-old New Zealand man has reportedly been arrested for distributing video of an attack Friday at two mosques in the country that left 50 people dead.
ABC News reported Sunday that the man, who has not been identified by authorities, will be charged under the Films Videos and Publications Classification Act and is scheduled to appear Monday in court.
A 28-year-old man has been charged in connection to the shootings at Al Noor Mosque and Linwood Masjid in Christchurch. In addition to the 50 people who died, dozens more were injured.
Mia Garlick, a spokesperson for Facebook New Zealand, told ABC News that the social media company removed 1.5 million videos of the attack within the first 24 hours of the shooting occurring.