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• Comments deemed to be spam or promotional in nature will be deleted.

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• Comments containing defamatory, misleading or false claims will be deleted.

• Comments including profanity will be deleted.

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• Comments containing information from other publications that has not been verified by the Post will be deleted.

• Comments containing language or concepts that could be deemed offensive will be deleted. Note this may include abusive, threatening, pornographic, or offensive language.

• Comments posted by individuals using more than one name on the same thread will be deleted.

• Comments that are off topic will be deleted. This includes comments posted in which a user attempts to litigate a personal dispute of their own.

• Comments over 250 words will be deleted.

• Those who make an excessive number of comments will be barred from the comment section.

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Requests to use Content for any purpose other than as permitted in these Terms of Service should be directed to the Editor, The Daily Post, 385 Forest Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301 or at [email protected]. In certain cases, you may be able to use individual stories that appear on padailypost.com through online functionality we have specifically designated (e.g., to e-mail a story to a friend).

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Updated Aug. 13, 2021, second update Aug. 22, 2022