Moscow court bans YouTube from distributing video promoting train hopping
MOSCOW, August 25 (RAPSI) – Moscow’s Meshchansky District Court on Wednesday granted a lawsuit filed by transport prosecutors and prohibited publishing of video records promoting and justifying train hitching on YouTube platform, RAPSI was told in the Moscow interregional transport prosecutor’s office.
Prosecutors earlier conducted check and revealed videos promoting extreme ways of train surfing.
Such content is dangerous for people, especially for children, and incites the commission of unlawful acts by them, prosecutors claim.
When the ruling comes into force, the communications watchdog Roskomnadzor is to add links to the videos to the unified register of information banned in Russia.