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Cyberbully of teen cancer survivor was best friend

A Boston teen who lost a leg to cancer discovers that the person who sent her extremely threatening texts is her best friend at school. Her parents are now contemplating legal action.

By Apr. 21, 2011


Proposed NY ban on anonymous posts comes under fire

Add anti-cyberbullying advocates to the growing list of critics who don't like proposed New York state legislation that would strip some people of their online anonymity.

By May. 23, 2012


Rutgers student gets 30 days for spying on gay roommate with Webcam

Judge chastises plaintiff for showing no remorse after roommate apparently kills himself following the spying.

By May. 21, 2012


Teen becomes first jailed in U.K. for cyberbullying

An 18-year-old woman is sent to three months in a young-offenders institute after being found guilty of issuing death threats on Facebook.

By Aug. 21, 2009


Togetherville brings social networking to children

A new social-networking service aimed at children ages 6 to 10 lets kids and the grownups in their lives interact in a walled-off environment.

By May. 18, 2010


Tyler Clementi's death is a call to action

The suicide of the 18-year-old Rutgers freshman, who jumped to his death after a roommate used a Webcam to live-stream him kissing another male, prompts more calls to end cyberbullying.

By Oct. 4, 2010