Facebook spokesman says that Colorado shooter fan pages don't violate terms of service
Facebook: Fan page for Colorado shooter doesn't violate terms - CNN.com
The stock photo, posted on a Facebook fan page for the accused Colorado shooter, shows two young men in a movie theater turning around to tell the people behind them to be quiet. "If you don't shut up," it says, "we'll James Holmes your a--."
It's not new for Facebook pages to pop up in support of accused killers and other distasteful figures, but a few dozen Holmes fan pages -- including one with more than 800 followers that appeared the day Holmes is accused of opening fire on a theater in Aurora, Colorado, killing 12 people and wounding dozens -- are raising new questions about what constitutes free and appropriate speech in the digital age, especially on Facebook.