The little tweets that cost $105,000 for defamation
4 September 2014
Article by Delvene Michael
Coleman Greig Lawyers

In a landmark decision, and the first of its kind in Australia, the New South Wales District Court has ordered a former student of Orange High School to pay $105,000 to a teacher for defamatory tweets.

In the case of Mickle v Farley, Ms Mickle sued the former student for defamation because […]