Some people still persist with the idea that virtual space is a place where the law cannot go. Well here’s a case that may test that theory to destruction. David Trimble is taking seriously the appearance of death threats against his life and seems determined to pursue the website that carried them.
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty