Herschel “Guy” Beahm, better known as “Dr Disrespect” has been banned from Twitch after he livestreamed from a public restroom at E3, a massive video game conference.
With more than three million followers Dr Disrespect has one of the most popular channels on Twitch, the video game streaming platform owned by Amazon.
Twitch has not made it clear whether Dr Disrespect’s channel is permanently banned or simply suspended, but streaming the inside of a public restroom seems to be in violation the company’s harassment policy.
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One of the most popular channels on Twitch has been suspended after livestreaming footage from public bathrooms at a major gaming event. On June 11th, Herschel “Guy” Beahm, who goes by the handle “Dr Disrespect” on Twitch, livestreamed several times from a public restroom at E3 in Los Angeles.
Twitch, the video game streaming platform owned by Amazon, suspended Dr Disrespect’s channel shortly after the bathroom footage was broadcast. The platform has not confirmed that this was the reason for the suspension, but filming from a public restroom would seem to violate Twitch’s harassment policy.
Twitch has not issued an official statement explaining its decision, or whether …read more
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