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Apparently it's against Live's ToS to express faith in a specific religion.

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User Info: G2584

G2584
4 years ago#1
I received a 48 hour ban for a text message I sent with a Bible verse. I called and they told me I am not allowed to express my faith with Christianity, or any religion for that matter. How is that even legal for them to censor someone's beliefs?

I'm not going to renew my service with Live once it expires next month. This is unbelievable. I'll go check out what PSN has to offer. Hopefully they don't have idiotic rules that push a ridiculous agenda.

God Bless.
Jesus is Lord

User Info: CapwnD

CapwnD
4 years ago#2
From: G2584 | #001
I received a 48 hour ban for a text message I sent with a Bible verse. I called and they told me I am not allowed to express my faith with Christianity, or any religion for that matter. How is that even legal for them to censor someone's beliefs?

I'm not going to renew my service with Live once it expires next month. This is unbelievable. I'll go check out what PSN has to offer. Hopefully they don't have idiotic rules that push a ridiculous agenda.

God Bless.

What does legal have to do with anything? You are confusing what the government (in the US) is restricted from doing. When you are in a private business, using their service you agreed to their terms, and there is nothing illegal about what you describe.
Thrash Zone

User Info: CapwnD

CapwnD
4 years ago#3
Also, I have no doubt that your story is a lie. And lying is a sin, you know. But it's not illegal.. And on gamefaqs the mods certainly don't care if you lie or troll. They do it themselves.
Thrash Zone

User Info: JenniferTate

JenniferTate
4 years ago#4
Did the recipient report you? Perhaps they felt offended.
Maybe I'm old fashioned, but I think we should worship the sun and moon as powerful gods, and fear them.

User Info: Frisco557

Frisco557
4 years ago#5
Why do you think it'd be illegal for them to censor you?

They aren't the government, so the fifth amendment doesn't apply and you agreed to the ToS when you joined XBL.
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User Info: pothocket

pothocket
4 years ago#6
Why do I have the feeling we're not getting the whole story here and TC was most likely quoting the bible for anti-gay reasons or something similar?

Post the message that got you banned or get out.
well I am not like your dad. I worked as a chef at TGIF-Mattson

User Info: SunDevil77

SunDevil77
4 years ago#7
I hope you get permabanned.

People who force their religion on others is the very reason there are so many people who don't have faith.
Have you ever had a turkeyburger? Is that a fried turkey leg wrapped inside a burger? Because if so, then yes. Delicious.

User Info: Robin_Mask

Robin_Mask
4 years ago#8
Didn't read the TOS? Don't know where and/or when Freedom of Speech CANNOT be used?
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User Info: RE2LeonS

RE2LeonS
4 years ago#9
SunDevil77 posted...
I hope you get permabanned.

People who force their religion on others is the very reason there are so many people who don't have faith.


And why the government is corrupt. Ban Religion.
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User Info: Robin_Mask

Robin_Mask
4 years ago#10
RE2LeonS posted...
SunDevil77 posted...
I hope you get permabanned.

People who force their religion on others is the very reason there are so many people who don't have faith.


And why the government is corrupt. Ban Religion.


Soviet Union?
Most biased gaming article: http://www.gametrailers.com/side-mission/33395/league-of-legends- crowns-itself-most-played-video-game-in-the-world
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