MySpace-hoax trial shines light on federal cyber bullying bill


As federal prosecutors in California begin trying a Missouri woman on charges of online fraud in connection with the suicide of a teenager, a bill to more directly confront cyber bullying remains in a congressional subcommittee, reports the First Amendment Center. The Megan Meier Cyber Bullying Prevention Act, introduced in May by Linda Sanchez, D-Calif., would amend Title 18 of the United States Code to punish electronic harassment. The bill,

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