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Column: The Twitter joke trial shows freedom of speech has to include comedy
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Column: The Twitter joke trial shows freedom of speech has to include comedy

Jul 27th 2012, 7:30 PM 210 Views 25 Comments

It doesn’t matter if comedy is offensive or upsetting – free speech must allow for all speech, writes Simon Carty.

#TwitterJokeTrial: Man wins appeal against conviction after airport bomb tweet
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#TwitterJokeTrial: Man wins appeal against conviction after airport bomb tweet

Jul 27th 2012, 10:32 AM 5,125 Views 16 Comments

Paul Chambers sent a tweet in January 2010 in which he joked he would blow up Robin Hood Airport in Yorkshire.

England’s top judge to hear appeal in ‘Twitter joke trial’
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England’s top judge to hear appeal in ‘Twitter joke trial’

Jun 27th 2012, 10:11 AM 3,736 Views 15 Comments

Paul Chambers is appealing his conviction over an angry tweet in which he joked he would blow an airport “sky high”.

Stephen Fry "prepared to go to prison" over Twitter joke trial
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Stephen Fry "prepared to go to prison" over Twitter joke trial

'Twitter joke trial' convict to appeal to High Court
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'Twitter joke trial' convict to appeal to High Court

Nov 24th 2010, 5:14 PM 293 Views 0 Comments

Paul Chambers has opted to appeal his conviction for “menace”, after joking about bombing an English airport on Twitter.

"I Am Spartacus" meme surfaces to protest Twitter 'Joke' ruling
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"I Am Spartacus" meme surfaces to protest Twitter 'Joke' ruling

Nov 12th 2010, 8:45 PM 1,357 Views 0 Comments

Paul Chambers’ fine for a tweet saying he wanted to blow up an airport irks the Twitterati – who reprint the same message.