A tweet that merely said, "Why is Lord McAlpine trending? *innocent face*" has been found to be libellous by a high court judge in the UK.
This week the team talked about the week's technology news, tried not to libel anyone and talked about a man who is in love with a pillow
The singer allegedly twitters some unpleasant things about her former fashion designer. The designer, whose feelings appear to be hurt, has decided to sue for libel.
McAfee continues to demonstrate tremendous amounts of ignorance when it comes to open source. Here's yet another example.
If you write, host, or even comment on a blog, you need to know your rights and responsibilities under defamation law. You may be risking more than you know.
A Canadian restaurateur is found guilty of criminal libel after she is so incensed by a customer's online review of her eatery that she ekes out a huge online revenge.
Tesla Motors has filed a lawsuit against the Beeb for libel and malicious falsehood, claiming the show misrepresented its Roadster electric car's true range and lied about a brake failure.
commentary Facebook's refusal to delete a page about "Jewish Ritual Murder" rekindles a simmering debate over how to respond when bigots use social networks to spread racist speech and hateful propaganda.
A man trashed his ex and her attorney on Craigslist. Now they are taking him to court for criminal libel, citing a Colorado law passed in the 1880s.
AT&T continues to perfect the art of apologizing without actually apologizing, wherein Goatse blames them right back. Some sporadic updates from E3 and the Microsoft press conference (see http://cnet.com/E3 for more), and we discuss whether the Internet has killed yet another industry: libel lawsuits. Oh, and a Japanese rocket just brought some aliens back from outer space. Awesome. --Molly