Facebook says doctored UK election clip wouldn't break its ad rules

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Facebook says doctored UK election clip wouldn't break its ad rules

"Ads from political parties and political candidates are not subject to our fact-checking rules."

Facebook said on Thursday that a doctored video shared by Britain's governing Conservatives would not have broken its rules on political advertising if it had run as a paid-for ad, and suggested the video had enriched public debate. As Britain heads towards a Dec. 12 election that could shape ...

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