Story highlights A similar Facebook hoax has been making the rounds for years. Nothing you post in your news feed changes your legal status on Facebook. Your Facebook news feed says you need to post a legal notice or you’ll lose copyright control of your pictures and other content you share with your circle of family and friends. Check your news feed, it’s probably there somewhere. Facebook has just released the entry price: $5.99 to keep the subscription of your status to be set to ‘private.’If you paste this message on your page, it will be offered free (paste not share) if not tomorrow, all your posts can become public.