Thursday, December 4, 2014

Can A Facebook Threat Be Considered Free Speech?

How to deal with a Facebook bully
The Anthony Elonis v. United States case is one you need to keep your eyes on. The Supreme Court is determining whether the threats Elonis made to his ex-wife constitute criminal behavior or freedom of speech. The decision will have major repercussions across the digital hemisphere.

John Hayward discusses +Pew Research Center's point of view on this topic in his piece: Free speech vs. cyberbullying. It's worth a read.