Guidelines for comments on our Facebook page
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Guidelines for leaving comments on The Support Committee's Facebook page.

Published 30 November 2015

The Support Commitee's social media platforms exist to contribute to a constructive dialogue. If your comment gives added value to the conversation, we will accept its content. 

The Support Committe reserves all rights to delete comments that:
*Are posted in another language than English or Norwegian.
*Are not relevant for the topic in question.
*Contain innapropriate language.
*Refer to third person in a negatve way.
*Have been posted repeatedly from other sites or pages.

The Support Committee reserve all rights to delete users who:
*Leave comments that are defamatory, such as claims of committing crimes.
*Publish comments that violate Norwegian law.
*Regularly post comments that are not relevant for the stories on our page.
*Use inappropriate language, even after being warned.
*Post from fake or anonymous profiles. All comments are to be posted from profiles with correct names.
*Post spam or commercial content. Spam includes potings copied from other sites or users. 

The Support Committe reserves the right to delete comments and block users without prior warning and explanations apart from having violated these guidelines.

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