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 Is it illegal to put wrong information on wikipedia intentionally?

Answer When you save an edit on Wikipedia, from a legal point of view you are publishing a document. Whenever publishing a document would be illegal, "publishing" it on Wikipedia would also be illegal. Fo... Read More »
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If we edit a wikipedia page and we add some wrong information in that page,will it be deleted by wikipedia?

More experienced users are notified of changes to pages that relate to their specialty, and they review them accordingly. If your information is simply lacking sources or inaccurate, it can be dele... Read More »
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If information is wrong on wikipedia can a person get in trouble?

Nope. That's the beauty of Wikipedia: no one is held accountable for anything. In a real encyclopedia, you get something wrong, you're probably gonna lose your job. But on Wikipedia, what are they ... Read More »
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Can you get sued for writing wrong information on wikipedia?

In theory, yes. When you save an edit on Wikipedia, from a legal point of view you are publishing a document. If you could be prosecuted for publishing such a document, you could be prosecuted for ... Read More »
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Where is there wrong information in Wikipedia?

I would suggest finding some controversial topic that is being hotly argued by two sides. One such example is Anthropogenic Global Warming. You don't have to know anything about it yourself. Go ... Read More »
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