Sued Over Twitter Message? Can You Defame Someone In 140 Characters Or Less? | Techdirt

Sued Over Twitter Message? Can You Defame Someone In 140 Characters Or Less? | Techdirt

apart from the issue of the audience, there is the issue of the message contents: 140 characters means strong language to be used in order to accept defamation. Here, there seems to be confusion between criticism and defamation…

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About Audrey Guinchard

Senior Lecturer @ University of Essex (UK)
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