Press agencies ordered to pay $1.2 million for stealing photos from Twitter | The Social Media Learning Lab | Scoop.it

"Daniel Morel will finally be compensated for his photos of the 2010 Haiti earthquake."


A U.S. district court judge ordered Agence France-Presse (AFP) and stock photo company Getty Images, Inc. to pay a total of $1.2 million for images they acquired from Twitter.