TITLE

With Friends Like These, You May Need a Lawyer

AUTHOR(S)
HALTOM, BILL
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Tennessee Bar Journal;Oct2010, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insight on the prevalent use of the social networking web site Facebook in the U.S. He examines several legal consequences resulting from Facebook misuse including defamation, civil suits, and criminal charges. He points out that thousands of students in the country are facing lawsuits due to posting alleged defamatory or indecent messages on Facebook and other social networking sites.
ACCESSION #
53751046

 

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