Romantic dating scams
Representative Kinzinger sent a letter on July 31, 2019 to Facebook`s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, requesting information on what exactly his company was doing to prevent the fake accounts upon their platforms.Bryan and I were informed that if the Congressman chooses to make Facebook’s response public, they would let us know.
Research with the experts are already in progress and THAT is great and exciting news! He asked that we continue keeping the office up to date on any happenings media wise and reports we may present to the Facebook team.
We have collected victim letters in the past which were presented at previous congressional meetings, along with anti-scam group letters.
We have kept them all and plan to resubmit once the Congressman’s office requests them. My pictures have been widely used by scammers on the social & dating sites for years.
When this law was put into place 20 years ago there was little to no thought of the extreme type of crimes that could and or would be posted onto the social media platforms.
This law gives social media a "get out of jail free" card, in other words, they are not held responsible for anything posted to their site by their own consumers.