The use of social networking: crime and no crime

Court Finds Law Blocking Teachers From Friending Students ‘Staggering’; Blocks Implementation | Techdirt. 29 August 2011

Even though Facebook must be used with precaution by teachers, if they link with their pupils/students, to ban it outright becomes silly. It is a matter of education and proper use of a method of communication which can be useful.

Sex, Drugs… And Facebook? Moral Panic Police Blaming Social Networks For Kids Being Kids” TechDirt, 9 September 2011 – or correlation is not causation

Is It Stalking To Bombard Someone On Twitter With Offensive Messages?“, TechDirt, 29 August 2011 – the answer is yes, certainly in UK law (public order act)

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About Audrey Guinchard

Senior Lecturer @ University of Essex (UK)
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