YouTube drops ads from Logan Paul channels

From BBC - February 9, 2018

YouTube has suspended advertising on video blogger Logan Paul's channels owing to his "pattern of behaviour".

In December, he was criticised for uploading a video of a dead body recorded in Japan's so-called suicide forest. He later apologised.

Since his return to YouTube, he has made a video in which he fired a taser at a dead rat, and joked on Twitter about eating detergent capsules.

YouTube said his actions could "damage" the wider video-making community.

Following the controversial video featuring a dead body, Paul was removed from the Google Preferred programme, which sells premium advertising for the most popular 5% of YouTubers.

'Significant harm'


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