Lawyer Simone Burns is dead after a video of her being drunk on a plane went viral making her the target of sustained internet trolling and abuse

The question for us as a society is how many times do we want to punish someone who has committed a minor criminal offence or who perhaps was a bit silly and did something which is completely out of character? Perhaps they had decided to appear on a live or a reality TV show and did or said something, or were made to be seen as if they behaved in a particular way, which later they regret…

What should come first freedom of speech or freedom from harassment

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    Is it harassment to troll a celebrity or an influencer?
    https://www.harassmentlawyer.co.uk/tag/influencer-and-celebrity-harassment

    Facebook has made a ton of rules against content that incites violence, spreads dangerous rumors or denigrates the victims of tragedies. A Wall Street Journal test found that it generally fails to enforce them in response to user reports. https://www.wsj.com/articles/facebook-has-made-lots-of-new-rules-this-year-it-doesnt-always-enforce-them-11602775676

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