Tencent hit with lawsuit for violating children’s rights on day China rolls out updated minors protection rules

//Tencent hit with lawsuit for violating children’s rights on day China rolls out updated minors protection rules

Tencent hit with lawsuit for violating children’s rights on day China rolls out updated minors protection rules

A children‘s rights organisation on Tuesday slapped Tencent Holdings with a public interest lawsuit, alleging that the internet giant’s blockbuster video game Honour of Kings violates the rights of minors by encouraging addictive behaviour and showing inappropriate content.The lawsuit, which was filed on the same day that China’s updated Minors Protection Law came into effect, accuses Honour of Kings of weakening the self-control of minors, showing them inappropriate content – including women’s…

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By | 2021-06-01T10:59:52+00:00 June 1st, 2021|Technology|Comments Off on Tencent hit with lawsuit for violating children’s rights on day China rolls out updated minors protection rules