A beauty school student thought he was offering classmates a place to vent when he created a Facebook page mocking teachers and classes. But two months later, the site has landed Nicholas Blacconiere in potential legal trouble, as administrators at the Salon Professional Academy of Elgin are fighting back, reports the Chicago Tribune. They’re suing Blacconiere in Kane County Circuit Court for unauthorized use of the school’s logo and seeking $50,000 for emotional damage caused by defamatory comments posted on the page. "What was said on that internet site was a bunch of lies," said Robert Wagner, the attorney for the school administrators. The next hearing on the case is scheduled for Oct. 15. As social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace continue to consume young people’s free time, the lawsuit could set a precedent in how students are held accountable for insults posted on the web. So far, electronic harassment cases involving schools versus students have brought mixed results…

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