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Owners of Fur Affinity, FurBuy clash over auctions

Author: Sonious

The furry marketplace heated up today as FurBuy owner Jurann was “permanently banned” from Fur Affinity for “false threats against users holding auctions on FA instead of furbuy” and “disruption of the community, drama starting and interference with user transactions.”

FA’s Dragoneer gave his opinion of Jurann’s attempts to pressure artists into using FurBuy:

Frankly, I’m sick of Jurann constantly threatening users, encouraging them to “Go to Furbuy…or else!”

In response, Jurann said Dragoneer “[took his] legal advice as a threat,” while maintaining that FTC auction guidelines apply to Fur Affinity:

It’s a simple fact that there ARE rules and guidelines, and they are quite clearly not being followed on FA at present.

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2 responses

  1. Furrydramagahz

    This issue has been so deep seated its almost vomit worthy. Dragoneer did try to be a manipulative little turd as shown in the yiffyleaks documents (with regards to setting Jurann up to try to get him to abuse his own account). Lets face it, both Dragoneer and Jurann could have been professional about this, neither of them did.

    March 12, 2011 at 8:10 pm

    • Luc McPhail

      which is why I personally left FA for the most part. Just need to back up my images there and start/find a new blog. Limited rules lets us thrive, eh?

      March 28, 2011 at 1:50 pm

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