Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 7°C Sunday 18 April 2021

#Twitter Joke Trial

# twitter-joke-trial - Friday 21 September, 2012

DPP in UK set to issue social media guidelines
# Social Media
# Social Media

DPP in UK set to issue social media guidelines

Sep 21st 2012, 4:36 PM 2,246 Views 4 Comments

The announcement was made by the Director of Public Prosecutions in the UK in order to ‘assist them [prosecutors] in deciding whether criminal charges should be brought’.

# twitter-joke-trial - 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 10,129 Views 38 Comments

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

# twitter-joke-trial - Friday 27 July, 2012

#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 5,123 Views 16 Comments

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

# twitter-joke-trial - 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”.

# twitter-joke-trial - Saturday 16 April, 2011

Stephen Fry "prepared to go to prison" over Twitter joke trial
# Twitter Joke Trial
From The Daily Edge
# Twitter Joke Trial

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

Apr 16th 2011, 1:11 PM 3,330 Views 0 Comments

Fry made the comments at a benefit gig for Paul Chambers, the man convicted for sending a menacing communication via Twitter in which he jokingly threatened to blow an airport up.

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Apr 16th 2011, 9:00 AM 3,031 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you need to know before 9am: Gardaí make five arrests in relation to a massive drugs haul; good news for cash-strapped ESB customers; presidential elections in Nigeria; and Stephen Fry is prepared to go to prison.

# twitter-joke-trial - 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.

# twitter-joke-trial - 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 1,345 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.

# twitter-joke-trial - 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 622 Views 0 Comments

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

Take 5: Thursday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Thursday

Nov 11th 2010, 4:59 PM 450 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.