think of the profits in blackmail facebook could make
they could fend off lawyers for years, big pay raises, get new servers to store even more potential blackmail for future profits. This exploiting dumb people on the internet really just fuels itself.
"For all practical purposes, the photo no longer exists, and we wouldn’t be able find it if we were asked or even compelled to do so". Then, "As soon as the Ars Technica story started to gather traction on the internet, the company deleted the photo Jacqui requested be deleted 16 months ago from its server." So they were able to find it somehow. And from its server or CDN cache?