Case Decisions and Policy Advisory Opinions

The Oversight Board reviews Meta’s content decisions to see if the company acted in line with its own policies, values and human rights commitments. The Board can choose to overturn or uphold Meta’s decision.

Case Decisions

All three types result in binding decisions that Meta must implement.


In-depth review of Meta’s decision to remove or allow a post, which includes recommendations.


Analysis of Meta’s original decision on a post when the company later changes its mind, after the Board selects the case for review.


Rapid review of Meta’s decision on a post in exceptional situations with urgent real-world consequences.

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