Court Rules Legal papers can be served via Facebook

Just when you thought the world was taking Facebook a little too seriously, a judge in New York has taken it a little further…
It is now legal to be served papers on Facebook, yes, Facebook… If someone can prove you’ve been actively checking your account then it’s a viable method of serving you legal documents now :/
Even the famous people aren’t safe, flo rida was served papers via fb concerning a legal matter back in 2011, and the courts look at it like this: e-mail wasn’t considered an effective method of delivery but now they’re also thinking of sending jury summons and more to your email and if u don’t comply they will issue a warrant and arrest you, just as in any other summons or subpoena. Read more about this disturbing issue here: http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/volokh-conspiracy/wp/2015/04/09/divorce-papers-can-be-served-via-facebook-n-y-court-rules-if-thats-the-best-practical-alternative/

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