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"We apologize for any harm this has caused." Canning said blocking the company was the only acceptable response. Especially because Rehtaeh is the victim of a sexual assault and they have her on a dating website," he said.
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Facebook confirmed they have banned the company involved in the dating advert from the social network."This is an extremely unfortunate example of an advertiser scraping an image from the internet and using it in their ad campaign," a spokesman said."This is a gross violation of our ad policies and we have removed the ad and permanently deleted the advertiser's account."We apologise for any harm this caused."In a blog post, Rehtaeh's father Glenn Canning said he was "bewildered and disgusted" by the incident after being alerted to the advert earlier this week.
Speaking to , Ms Canning said she and her husband are "constantly reliving the nightmare over and over again".
The advert which appeared on Facebook was titled "Find Love in Canada", referring users to the website and featured a picture of Rehtaeh underneath.
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On Wednesday afternoon, a website administrator for emailed CTV News, saying it was an "accident" that Rehtaeh's image was used in the company’s ad.
"I simply used a tool to scrape images randomly on Google Images and inserted it into the [Facebook] ad campaign," Anh Dung said in an email, adding: "I sincerely apologize." He said he was not aware of Rehteah's story, and "didn't know it was the victim's photo." The site on Wednesday afternoon was no longer operating.