What Katie Hopkins' twibel case teaches us


By Foot Anstey

Something written by a member of our Media team, Jen Agate for Spears. 

We inhabit the era of the portmanteau noun. Now meet 'Twibel' – or libel in a Twitter context. It’s already an intangible area of law. In short, when should you simply brush off Twitter criticism and when should you instruct lawyers?
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