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Opinion: New laws to ban 'upskirting' and 'revenge porn' are welcome but stalking should also be defined as a crime
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Opinion: New laws to ban 'upskirting' and 'revenge porn' are welcome but stalking should also be defined as a crime

May 13th 2019, 7:00 AM 18,622 Views 15 Comments

The Law Reform Commission says stalking should be defined as a crime and the introduction of stalking laws in the UK resulted in an increase in prosecutions, writes Catherine O’Sullivan.

Woman in the UK jailed for stalking ex-boyfriend, leading him to move country
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Woman in the UK jailed for stalking ex-boyfriend, leading him to move country

Nov 22nd 2018, 4:04 PM 24,933 Views 23 Comments

Lina Tantash (44) was sentenced at Lewes Crown Court following her conviction.

Masked man had knife, rope and ammunition when arrested at Taylor Swift's home, police say
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Masked man had knife, rope and ammunition when arrested at Taylor Swift's home, police say

Apr 18th 2018, 8:07 AM 13,995 Views 19 Comments

Taylor Swift was not in the house at the time.

Murder victim was stalked by her ex-boyfriend before being stabbed 75 times in Kent carpark
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Murder victim was stalked by her ex-boyfriend before being stabbed 75 times in Kent carpark

Feb 6th 2018, 5:17 PM 46,506 Views 82 Comments

Molly McClaren had broken up with Joshua Stimpson two weeks before the attack.

11 questions we still have about The Fame Game on RTÉ
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# Pass The Binoculars

11 questions we still have about The Fame Game on RTÉ

Sep 17th 2017, 8:00 PM 6,020 Views 0 Comments

Pure nostalgia.

Ballymun shooting: Killers waited for an hour in car for intended target to arrive
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Ballymun shooting: Killers waited for an hour in car for intended target to arrive

Aug 25th 2017, 6:13 PM 22,804 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí today reissued an appeal for information in connection with the murder of Antoinette Corbally and Clinton Shannon.

Man who falsely accused neighbours of paedophilia handed 20-year restraining order
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Man who falsely accused neighbours of paedophilia handed 20-year restraining order

Aug 23rd 2017, 2:44 PM 25,822 Views 11 Comments

Johnathon Warner-Johnson was also sentenced to two years and four months in jail.

Revenge porn perpetrators to be jailed under new laws
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Revenge porn perpetrators to be jailed under new laws

Dec 31st 2016, 10:25 AM 16,660 Views 74 Comments

Women’s Aid said in some cases ex-partners have advertised their partners on escort sites without their consent or knowledge.

Assault and burglary account for nearly half the calls received by the Crime Victims Helpline in 2015
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Assault and burglary account for nearly half the calls received by the Crime Victims Helpline in 2015

Aug 31st 2016, 11:58 AM 4,854 Views 12 Comments

40% of people who contacted the helpline were looking for emotional support.

The 12 stages of creeping on Facebook
# I'm A Creep
# I'm A Creep

The 12 stages of creeping on Facebook

Apr 26th 2015, 9:30 AM 11,364 Views 1 Comment

*accidentally tags self in stranger’s photo, dies of mortification*

Twitter-stalking just got more dangerous, thanks to the new homepage
# NOOOOO!
# NOOOOO!

Twitter-stalking just got more dangerous, thanks to the new homepage

Nov 6th 2014, 12:59 PM 19,380 Views 11 Comments

Be careful out there.

Man jailed over Twitter threats to rape British MP
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Man jailed over Twitter threats to rape British MP

Sep 29th 2014, 4:33 PM 16,868 Views 30 Comments

Peter Nunn threatened Stella Creasy over her support for a campaign to put author Jane Austen on the £10 note.

“Massive error in judgement”: Mirror editor apologises for Ní Bheoláin dog-walk pics
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“Massive error in judgement”: Mirror editor apologises for Ní Bheoláin dog-walk pics

Feb 25th 2014, 9:40 PM 65,635 Views 103 Comments

The Six One host said yesterday she was considering a complaint to the Press Council over the photos, which were published in the wake of a stalking ordeal for the journalist.

'Boyfriend Tracker' app removed from Google Play
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'Boyfriend Tracker' app removed from Google Play

Aug 22nd 2013, 6:36 PM 22,339 Views 69 Comments

The Brazilian app allowed partners track their boyfriend’s location, listen in on conversations and get copies of their texts.

Column: Facebook creeping is one thing, but is the ‘Who’s Ur Wan’ page a step too far?
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Column: Facebook creeping is one thing, but is the ‘Who’s Ur Wan’ page a step too far?

Jun 24th 2013, 7:00 AM 185 Views 39 Comments

Is Who’s Ur Wan Facebook page a bit of fun or another website objectifying women, asks Aoife O’Connor.

Victims of stalking and domestic violence to get EU-wide protection
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Victims of stalking and domestic violence to get EU-wide protection

May 24th 2013, 6:30 AM 5,083 Views 23 Comments

The new law will see restraining orders obtained in your home country having the same standing in law across all EU states.

Raped, beaten, stalked: One woman’s struggle with ongoing domestic abuse
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Raped, beaten, stalked: One woman’s struggle with ongoing domestic abuse

Apr 14th 2013, 12:00 PM 286 Views 49 Comments

Despite barring orders, woman says she has been tortured by her ex-partner for almost a decade.

Young Irish women 'vulnerable to stalking and online abuse'
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# Dating Dangers

Young Irish women 'vulnerable to stalking and online abuse'

Feb 25th 2013, 8:33 AM 4,658 Views 19 Comments

Women’s Aid asking Government to extend Domestic Violence Act to cover younger women who are not cohabiting but are subject to abuse.

Technology increasingly used by abusive partners to monitor women
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Technology increasingly used by abusive partners to monitor women

Jun 15th 2011, 12:56 PM 669 Views 1 Comment

Young women are increasingly being monitored by controlling and abusive partners through text messages or social networking sites like Facebook, according to a leading women’s charity.

Apple defends iPhone's location log as 'improvement effort'
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Apple defends iPhone's location log as 'improvement effort'

May 10th 2011, 10:09 PM 1,832 Views 4 Comments

Apple representatives tells a Senate subcommittee that it’s not trying to stalk customers – but provide them with better services.

Facebook ‘breakup notifier’ lets you know when friends go single
# Breakup Notifier
# Breakup Notifier

Facebook ‘breakup notifier’ lets you know when friends go single

Feb 22nd 2011, 7:10 AM 1,585 Views 0 Comments

Lovelorn? Wish your Facebook friend was more than a friend? A new app will let you know when relationships break up.

Is Facebook going to help you stalk your friends?
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# Facebook

Is Facebook going to help you stalk your friends?

Sep 3rd 2010, 5:57 PM 295 Views 0 Comments

No – we mean, even more than it already does. They’re testing a somewhat creepy new ‘Subscribe’ button.