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Footy Post is intended as an informational and fun venue where you may share, discuss and promote subject matter related to the sport of Australian rules football. This is not a "Free Speech Forum or Venue". These are privately owned and operated dynamic content pages that are intended to serve the interests of the football community. It is not a pulpit for individual expression of destructive wont, rage and abuse at the expense of others.
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Generally, unacceptable posts may include (but are not limited to) posts that are off-topic, obscene, hostile, threatening to person or property, in violation of libel, copyright, and/or trademark law, or otherwise illegal or unacceptable. As a guideline any post that contains (but is not limited to) any of the following will be subject to remedial action by the moderators:
- Comments of a bigotry nature (derogatory towards race, religion, gender or sexual preference)
- Conflicts between two members must be kept in private and will not be brought into the public community
- Warez & crack posts, discussion or requests
- Threatening posts & harassing posts
- Off topic posts
- Posts not germane to the thread in which they were posted
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- Posting any private information about another person
- Posts impersonating another person or member
- Multiple accounts
Any person who feels that a particular post is objectionable is encouraged to contact us immediately. We have the ability to remove objectionable messages and will make every effort to do so within reason and within a reasonable time frame if we determine that removal is appropriate. This is a manual process, so please realise that we may not be able to effect results immediately.
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Last Updated: July 10, 2008