At the end of January Facebook announced that Facebook and Instagram users will no longer to use the social media networks to privately sell, buy or trade firearms, gun parts or ammunition. According to Facebook’s Community Standards this also includes: BB Guns, Airsoft Guns, Paintball Markers, Air Guns, Replicas & Non-functioning firearms.
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USA TODAY. http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/news/2016/01/29/facebook-cracks-down-on-gun-sales/79543652/. “Facebook bans private gun sales”. January 30, 2016.
Inquisitr. http://www.inquisitr.com/2824020/facebook-gun-ban-targets-airsoft-paintball-guns-sales-replica-firearms-owners-compared-to-hate-groups/. “Facebook Gun Ban Targets Airsoft, Paintball Gun Sales”. February 25, 2016.
Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/help/1225342300814365. Facebook Community Standards.