A House of Lords inquiry in relation to the statutory and common law offences that can be used to prosecute offences arising out of social […]
John Cooper QC, who gave evidence on Internet trolling laws to the House of Lords Communications Committee, has it wrong on the legal situation. That […]
There are already enough laws to deal with the problem of porn revenge – that is the message of a Cyberlaw expert to politicians like Maria Miller he says are simply being opportunist.
Conservative MP, Michael Fabricant, has apologised following sending a offensive and menacing tweet to Yasmin Alibhai-Brown saying that if he appeared on a discussion TV programme […]
Tougher trolling laws are needed. That is the opinion of Angie Bray, the Conservative MP for Ealing Central and Acton, who has had an amendment to the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill accepted by Parliament.
Women are more likely to troll other women. That is the message of Natasha Devon, whose experience with Twitter was not what she expected. Natasha […]
Harry Potter author JK Rowling has donated £1m to the ‘BetterTogether’ campaign that is opposed to Scotland being an independent country. However, Rowling was trolled […]
The Shadow International Development Secretary for the Labour Coalition in the UK Parliament has been caught up in a row over a politically sensitive Twitter […]
Ann Maguire troll Robert Riley has been sentenced 4 weeks in prison at Swansea Magistrates for the posting of the identity of the 15-year-old believed to be responsible for the killing of Spanish teacher as well as other grossly offensive messages. Internet trolling expert Jonathan Bishop says the sentence did not reflect the magnitude and frequency of the crimes on the Trolling Magnitude Scale.
West Yorkshire Police have arrested 16-year-old man from Cardiff following complaints, who has bailed pending a psychiatric assessment.
Robert Riley from Port Talbot, arrested in connection with the posting of malicious communications about Spanish teacher Ann Maguire, has pleaded guilty at Leeds Magistrates Court.
A UKIP supporter has named the 15-year-old killer of Anne Maguire on Twitter, only days after social media users were warned by a judge not to prejudice the murder trial of the teenager.
David Bishop, the Conservative candidate for the Brentwood South and Essex ward in the local elections for Brentwood Borough Council, has resigned following posting hate messages on Twitter. […]
Police in Leeds and Port Talbot have made arrests following alleged malicious communications relating to Ann Maguire, the Spanish teacher from Corpus Christi Catholic College who was murdered last Monday.