9 May 2022

Migrant Facebook group closed due to legal fears

From Morning Report, 8:44 am on 9 May 2022

Can you break the law as a Facebook admin or moderator?

For one New Zealand group, with 75,000 members, that question loomed large after complaints that it was not stopping members from offering advice.

The Migrants NZ site, the largest forum for visa holders in the country, has been disbanded, with organisers saying they were the victims of disgruntled immigration advisers.

Gill Bonnett reports.