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  • Teenager who urged friend to kill himself is guilty of manslaughter

    The New York Times - 06/16/2017

    Legal experts said the judge might have wanted to convey to Massachusetts lawmakers that they needed to pass laws to hold people accountable for their online conduct.

    “This sends a strong message to people that using technology to bully people into committing suicide will not be tolerated,” said Daniel S. Medwed, a law professor at Northeastern University.

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