Parents could face jail time, fines for posting their kids photos on Facebook

Credit: Karolina Grabowska / MGN

(NEWS10) – You may want to think twice about posting photos of your children on Facebook, especially if you live in France.

According to the Guardian, French authorities are warning parents they could face fines of up to €45,000 ($51,000) and up to a year in prison for posting intimate photos of their children without permission.

France has strict privacy laws which protects and individual’s right to a private life.

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