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Video Streaming, Music and Podcasts

Misleading Content

Policy Date:

Apr 14, 2022

Promoting dangerous remedies or cures: Content that claims that harmful substances or treatments can have health benefits.
Suppression of census participation: Content aiming to mislead census participants about the time, place, means, or eligibility requirements of the census, or false claims that could materially discourage census participation.
Manipulated content: Content that has been technically manipulated or doctored in a way that misleads users (beyond clips taken out of context) and may pose a serious risk of egregious harm.
Misattributed content: Content that may pose a serious risk of egregious harm by falsely claiming that old footage from a past event is from a current event.
Here are some examples of content that’s not allowed on YouTube.

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