Tencent’s WeChat Social Media Posts Count as Criminal Evidence

  • All social content can be secretly gained and used in court
  • Data can be reviewed if content is linked to criminal cases

China Reins in Social Media Posts

Chinese law enforcement agencies can now secretly request access to personal information posted on social media services such as Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s WeChat, as the country shores up its ability to rein in online discourse and monitor public opinion.

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