Subject: Re: Online abuse, defamation?
> I'm not a regular in here, but caught the tail end of the usual
> trashy usenet comment/flame posts, so decided to look up the
> subject of defamatory posts, it seems it is a clear cut case of
> libel? And many, many successful cases brought for online libel.
> Just one example I found: A Mr Keith Smith of the UKIP political
> party, was awarded £10000 pound sterling in damages for a
> libel suit he brought for comments made in a yahoo forum.
> Even though Yahoo removed the thread as soon as it was brought
> to their attention, dispite posting anonymously, Mr Gardner gained
> court orders for the posters ISP (ntl) and identity to be revealed
> and the subsequent libel action.
> Read about it here and other relevent issues:
> Any comments? Views?
> I should also add, my server dosen't allow crossposting,
> so this is a multipost.
> I'm in desperate need of some cash, so please feel free
> to flame/abuse me.
I would love to abuse you Emma, and willing to pay to do so!!!!
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