Social media abuse – could a responsible user course be the answer? – Halsbury’s Law Exchange

Posted January 31st, 2014 in harassment, internet, news, prosecutions, sentencing by sally

‘Caroline Criado- Perez mounted a wonderful and successful campaign to have a woman appear on a Bank of England note. She succeeded and Jane Austen will feature on the next £10 note – hopefully more will follow. Whilst campaigning, however, Ms Craido-Perez was subject to the most appalling online abuse on Twitter.’

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Halsbury’s Law Exchange, 30th January 2014