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What Happens to My Facebook Page after My Death

In Interesting and funny, internet, law on February 5, 2013 at 18:47

This is a great question of international curiosity

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I never thought of what would happen to things here after my death., the reason , I have nothing left to leave save my children.

 

Let alone Facebook Pages.

 

I have come across a news item that after your death your estate could control these social networking material.

 

But no Laws yet.

 

But, last week, the New Hampshire House of Representatives voted 222-128 to give Sullivan more time to write an amendment that begins a study of the issue.

 

Now you can sleep peacefully.

Story:

State Rep. Peter Sullivan has introduced legislation to allow the executor of an estate control over the social networking pages of the dead. Last week, the New Hampshire House of Representatives voted 222-128 to give Sullivan more time to write an amendment that begins a study of the issue.

The bill proposed by Sullivan, a Democrat from Manchester, would allow control of someone’s Facebook, Twitter, and other accounts such as Gmail to be passed to the executor of their estate after death.

According to Sullivan, passage of his bill would bridge a gap in policies of social media sites regarding posthumous users. He said his bill would protect residents who have suffered loss.

“This would give the families a sense of closure, a sense of peace. It would help prevent this form ofbullying that continues even after someone dies and nobody is really harmed by it.”

http://news.yahoo.com/facebook-death-172350356.html

Related;

‘Nobody knows exactly when the 39-year-old, who went by the online moniker “Dare Dellcan,” took his life. Nobody knows why the normally cheery creative director anddesign company owner did it. And for the first couple of days, few people besides the police officers who found his body on July 16 knew he was dead.

The day after the discovery, a message appeared on Dowdell’s Facebook wall.

“I am a friend of Anthony’s. I wish I could call you all to inform you personally and this is probably a crappy way to find this out but our dear friend Anthony aka Ant aka Dare Dellcan has passed away. It is confirmed. I live around the corner and I have spoken with authorities this evening … I am only sharing this because if I was Anthony’s friend, I would want to know too. And I know that Anthony had friends all over the place.”

https://ramanan50.wordpress.com/2012/12/09/your-facebook-profile-after-your-death-video/

 

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  1. Haha. I would give my blog and facebook page password to my girl friend on my death bed I guess :D

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