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Trolled MP ‘inspiration’ says expert

March 13 2015 15:55

Lucy Powell MP should be an inspiration to all women MPs out there who suffer sexist abuse on social media, and Internet trolling and women’s […]

Big Brother Watch ‘deluded’

March 8 2015 21:58

The civil liberties campaigning group, Big Brother Watch, is “deluded” – that is the message of Internet trolling and cyber-stalking expert, Jonathan Bishop. In the […]

Harassment warning safeguards needed

March 8 2015 21:24

The action of police in issuing harassment warnings against members of the public has been criticised by a powerful committee in the UK Parliament. The […]

Justice on trolling should be for all – expe

February 12 2015 19:23

Internet troll, Joshua Mark Bonehill-Paine, has escaped jail following a campaign of defamation against five people., accusing them of being child rapists, homosexuals and of […]

Advice from the Attorney General not to identify v

January 16 2015 22:06

The Crown Prosecution Service has been asked to consider whether any criminal offences have been committed in regards to identifying the victim in the case […]

James Corden trolls ‘snobs’

January 1 2015 22:03

The Twitter trolls who made critical comments about James Corden being awarded an OBE in the Queen’s New Years Honours List are ‘snobs’ an Internet […]

‘Send trolls to jail and give them turkey

December 23 2014 2:51

Steve Rotheram, the UK Member of Parliament for Liverpool Walton, has been criticized by a prospective opponent ahead of the 2015 General Election. Steve Rotheram […]

Mario Balotelli penalised for Instagram trolling

December 19 2014 0:07

Liverpool FC footballer, Mario Balotelli, has been fined £25,000 and given a one-match ban for postings he made to the Instagram social networking service. Mario […]

Facebook considers ‘dislike’ option

December 12 2014 21:53

The world’s biggest social network, Facebook, has said it is considering introducing a dislike option for the postings made via its website. Founder Mark Zuckerberg […]

Google settles Internet trolling case

November 25 2014 0:20

Google has settled the dispute between it and businessman, Daniel Hegglin, who brought legal action against the mere conduit search engine provider in the UK High […]

Troll ‘sorry’ for Criado-Perez tweets

November 18 2014 0:08

One of the people convicted for the trolling of radical feminist Caroline Criado-Perez has apologised for sending the abusive messages on Twitter, following the campaign […]

Lords to debate Young People’s Online and Digital

November 10 2014 23:12

On 20 November 2014, the House of Lords is scheduled to debate the following motion: “that this House takes note of the impact of the […]

Bedroom tax ‘will cause trolling’

November 7 2014 21:31

The bedroom tax will cause Internet trolling. That is the finding of research published in the International Journal of E-Politics. The research, carried out by […]

Twitter troll makes apology

November 4 2014 20:03

A Chelsea supporting Twitter troll who sent a racist remark to Manchester City footballer Yaya Toure has apologized for his mistake. The user of the Twitter […]

Naming of Ann Maguire killer has mixed reaction

November 4 2014 11:29

The killer of Ann Maguire, Will Cornick, has had the secrecy over his name lifted by a judge following his conviction for the murder of […]