Pair jailed for sending abusive tweets to feminist campaigner Caroline Criado-Perez

 

 

From across the pond, but just goes to show what can happen when the wrong persons are threatened on Twitter.

Posted on 01/24/2014, in Cyber Abuse and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 8 Comments.

  1. I predict we will see LE move in and nab more people like these two.

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    • Yahtzee, I think so too. Speech that is intended to offend, harass, and/or cause emotional distress is not free speech. People are also learning that doing so on a computer does not hide them. When LE wants them, they find them.

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    • I hope so. People behave so badly when they think they are anonymous

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  2. 2 classy people, NOT!

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  3. In Texas;
    In response to cruel cyberbullying that has left their 16-year-old daughter feeling humiliated and unable to sleep, a pair of fed-up parents are striking back. The parents are suing seven of the teens for libel and all of their parents for negligence.

    http://shine.yahoo.com/parenting/parents-slap-daughter-s-cyberbullies-with-rare-lawsuit-200330554.html

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