The following item comes to us courtesy of the Baltic Business News website, whereby we are reminded that civility and courtesy are the lubricants of society. The days of craven internet commentators hiding behind the shield of anonymity may soon be if not over, then more challenging, as legal damages may be sought for such cowardly sniping.
Delfi’s readers may lose the right to comment stories
Toomas Hõbemägi, BBN 17.12.2008
Estonian courts have now twice upheld the claim of businessman Vjacheslav Leedo who sued the Delfi website for derogatory comments of its readers.
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