The community, which featured graphic depictions of , was banned after its moderators were found to be sharing users' personal information online, and collaborating to protect one another from sitewide bans.
The cause of death was found to be suicide.
He also expressed concern that he would be falsely labeled a child pornographer or anti-semite because of some of the subreddits he created.
Jailbait Reddit's staff was initially opposed to the addition of obscene material to the site, but they eventually became more lenient when prolific moderators, such as a user named Violentacrez, proved capable of identifying and removing illegal content at a time when they were not sufficiently staffed to take on the task.
With the banning of , Reddit expanded the kinds of content that was banned on the site, implementing new rules that directly prohibit hate speech.
The subreddit was later made private.
It was controversial for its promotion of violence against leftists and other groups.
Outlets such as The Huffington Post interpreted the report as saying the subreddit was a.