. Australia Vows to Unmask and Sue Online Abusers « JO LEE MAGAZINE
Anonymous social media trolls could be unmasked and sued in court if they refuse to take down abusive messages under a law proposed in Australia. Scott Morrison, the prime minister, announced the new legislation yesterday as he warned that social media abusers would no longer be able to hide behind anonymous accounts.  “Social media can too often be a cowards’ palace, where the anonymous can bully, harass and ruin lives without consequence,” Mr Morrison said, accusing trolls of trying to destroy lives while “hiding” in their “basements”.

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