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    Supreme Court Tackles Online Threats. Electronic Frontiers Foundation EFF.org

    This is especially important for youth who communicate through social media. One of the great things about the Internet is its ability to spread speech far and wide. But that also means speech may be misunderstood when it is received by an unintended audience or without the original context in which it was published, creating the risk that fiery rhetoric is transformed into criminal liability.

    https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2014/0...online-threats

    https://www.eff.org/document/elonis-opening-brief
    https://www.eff.org/document/eff-spl...s-amicus-brief
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    Don't forget civil liability .. which is much broader !

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