Twitter bans posting images of people without their consent, exemptions

Twitter said on Tuesday that the social media platform will prevent people from sharing pictures and videos of others without their consent, noting some exceptions for events it considers newsworthy or in the public interest. The new restrictions of the microblogging platform will apply globally, coming a day after the company elevates Parag Agrawal as […]

Henrietta Lacks Taken Without Her Consent Cells

In 1951, Henrietta Lacks, a black mother of five who was dying of cervical cancer, Went to Johns Hopkins Hospital In Baltimore for treatment. Doctors, without their knowledge or consent, removed a sample of cells from the tumor in the cervix. They gave the sample to a researcher at Johns Hopkins University who was trying […]