Terms of use

This is the User Agreement for Any Questions (the “Website”), which is owned and operated by Scoop Media. This Agreement is a binding legal agreement between you and the Scoop Media, and you should review the terms and conditions contained herein carefully.

Your use of the Website is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement and the Privacy Policy, and all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not consent to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you may not access the services made available, or register an account with the Website.

Scoop Media reserves the right to revise this Agreement at any time, without prior notice, by posting here. You will be bound by any such revised Agreement if you continue to use the Website after such revisions are posted. We encourage you to review the Website and this Agreement from time to time to determine whether a revised Agreement has been posted. The date of the last revision is stated at the end of this Agreement.

Description of Service

Any Questions is a free & open-source Website for questions-and-answers with political parties. It's a non-profit tool for a stronger democracy, which makes it easier for people to get informed and involved with elections.

Children Under 13

This Site is intended solely for Users who are thirteen (13) years of age or older, and any registration by, use of or access to the Site by anyone under 13 is unauthorized, unlicensed and in violation of these Terms of Use. By using the Service or the Site, you represent and warrant that you are 13 or older and that you agree to and to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. In its sole discretion, Scoop Media may terminate your account, delete your account information and any content or information that you have posted on the Website and/or prohibit you from using or accessing the Website, or any portion thereof, for any reason, at any time, and with or without notice to you, if it believes that you are under 13. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, if you are in a jurisdiction in which the minimum age permissible by law to use the Website is greater than 13, all references to 13 in this section shall instead be replaced with the minimum age permitted in your jurisdiction.

User Content Posted on the Site

You are solely responsible for the photos, questions, comments, messages, notes, text, information, music, video, advertisements, links, and other content that you upload, publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on or through the Website, or transmit to or share with other Website users (collectively the "User Content"). You understand and agree that the Scoop Media, in its sole discretion, may, but is not obligated to, review and delete or remove (with or without notice) any User Content, including without limitation any User Content that, in the Scoop Media ’s sole judgment, violates this Agreement, or which might be inappropriate, offensive, illegal, or that might violate the rights or privacy of, harm, or threaten the safety of Website users or others. By posting User Content to any part of the Website, you automatically grant a perpetual and irrevocable non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free right to Scoop Media to use, reproduce, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, and sublicense the User Content and Images, on the Website, or in any other medium or manner it sees fit, or any reason that furthers the purposes of the Scoop Media. You further represent and warrant that you are the owner of all copyrights in the User Content and have the right to grant such a license to the Scoop Media. If applicable, you also represent and warrant that you have the appropriate model release for anyone appearing in any photographs or videos you upload, and that the User Content does not violate any third-party’s right of publicity or privacy.

User Submissions

You understand and acknowledge that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback or other information that you submit to the Scoop Media, whether via email or the feedback form provided on the Website (“Send us a message”), are not confidential and become the sole property of the Scoop Media, and that Scoop Media shall own the exclusive rights, including copyrights and any other relevant intellectual property, in the User Submissions.

Copyright and Trademark Policy

Except where otherwise stated, Content on the Website is the copyrighted work of the Scoop Media , or its third-party content providers. All content on the Website is licensed under a Creative Commons Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted. Any use of the Website content which is not in accordance with the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License is unauthorized. The source code for the Website is the copyrighted work of the Scoop Media , and is free and open-source. It is licensed under the AGPL license, and available on GitHub. If you want to use content on this site you must attribute the content used to Any Questions using any of the logos or “Source: Any Questions”. You must not in any way suggest that the creator endorses you or your use of the work.

Links to Other Websites and Content

The website may contain links to other web sites ("Third Party Sites") as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, software and other content belonging to or originating from third parties (the "Third Party Content"). Scoop Media does control or monitor such Third Party Sites and Third Party Content, and cannot be held responsible for any Third Party Sites accessed through the Website or any Third Party Content encountered on the Website, including without limitation the content, accuracy, offensiveness, opinions, reliability or policies of or contained in the Third Party Sites or the Third Party Content. Inclusion of or linking to any Third Party Site or any Third Party Content does not imply approval or endorsement thereof by the Scoop Media . Scoop Media shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damages or losses caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with your use of or reliance on any Third Party Site or any Third Party Content. If you to navigate from the Website to any Third Party Sites, you acknowledge and understand that you do so at your own risk and Scoop Media terms, practices, and policies no longer apply. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy policies and practices, of any Third Party Site to which you navigate from the Website.

User Disputes

You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Website Users. Scoop Media reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Users, and to delete the accounts of Website Users who engage in or escalate disputes with other Users.