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#Paul Chambers

# paul-chambers - Saturday 28 July, 2012

'There's a gun in my carry-on... LOL': when jokes bomb at the airport
# Not Funny
# Not Funny

'There's a gun in my carry-on... LOL': when jokes bomb at the airport

Jul 28th 2012, 12:00 PM 10,132 Views 38 Comments

Jokes about weapons and explosives are a serious no-no at airports – here’s why…

# paul-chambers - Friday 27 July, 2012

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

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

Jul 27th 2012, 7:30 PM 208 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
# Twitter
# Twitter

#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.

# paul-chambers - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

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

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

Jun 27th 2012, 10:11 AM 3,735 Views 15 Comments

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

# paul-chambers - Saturday 16 April, 2011

Stephen Fry "prepared to go to prison" over Twitter joke trial From The Daily Edge
Live Apr 16th 2011, 1:11 PM

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

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Live Apr 16th 2011, 9:00 AM

The 9 at 9: Saturday

# paul-chambers - Wednesday 24 November, 2010

'Twitter joke trial' convict to appeal to High Court
# Twitter Joke Trial
From The Daily Edge
# Twitter Joke Trial

'Twitter joke trial' convict to appeal to High Court

Nov 24th 2010, 5:14 PM 291 Views 0 Comments

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

# paul-chambers - Friday 12 November, 2010

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

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

Nov 12th 2010, 8:45 PM 1,350 Views 1 Comment

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

# paul-chambers - Thursday 11 November, 2010

Paul Chambers loses appeal against Twitter joke conviction
# Twitter Joke Trial
# Twitter Joke Trial

Paul Chambers loses appeal against Twitter joke conviction

Nov 11th 2010, 5:19 PM 624 Views 0 Comments

Man fined £1,000 for ‘menacing’ Twitter message in which he joked about blowing up an airport.