August 12, 2011
UK Riots. Teenage girl charged with BlackBerry incitement
A teenager from Essex has been charged with using the instant messaging service BlackBerry Messenger to encourage others to take part in riots. She allegedly sent a message on BBM on Monday Aug 8 encouraging friends in the seaside town to copy scenes of violence and looting that were spreading across England.
[via The Telegraph]
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