Facebook must remove fake Bitcoin ads featuring Big Brother creator or pay $1.2M

Facebook must remove fake Bitcoin ads featuring Big Brother creator or pay $1.2M

The billionaire creator of Big Brother, John de Mol, has successfully sued Facebook. A Dutch court has ordered the social media giant to remove advertisements that feature his likeness to promote fraudulent Bitcoin BTC investments, Reuters reports. Facebook must take down the fraudulent ads or reportedly face fines of up to €1.1 million ($1.2 million).