Paul Chambers

Twitter Guidelines To Protect Against 'Chilling Effect On Free Speech'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

Those who post offensive messages on Twitter or Facebook are less likely to face criminal charges, under new guidelines set out by Director of Public ...

High Court Overturns Conviction In Twitter Joke Trial

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 27.07.2012 | UK

The High Court has overturned the conviction of a man who joked he would "blow up" an airport on Twitter - and was then prosecuted for "malicious comm...

Stephen Fry And Al Murray Back Twitter 'Joke' Trial Defendant

PA | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

A man found guilty of sending a menacing tweet had celebrity backing as he renewed his challenge against conviction today. Paul Chambers was flanke...

Twitter Joke Trial In Court

PA | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

The case of a man found guilty of sending a menacing tweet returns to court today. Paul Chambers was fined £385 and ordered to pay £600 costs at ...

Nothing to Hide, Nothing to Fear

Tiernan Douieb | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK Politics
Tiernan Douieb

In November of 2010, Cameron took a little visit to China. During that visit he spoke to them about human rights and made a lovely talk about how impo...

Racism in Evolving Technology

Angelique Pouponneau | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Tech
Angelique Pouponneau

A 56-day jail sentence could be awaiting Liam Stacey if his appeal today is unsuccessful. Stacey is the 21-year-old student who tweeted racist comment...