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The New Tort of Cyber-Bullying

Posted by Gary A. Richard on 3 March 2014

The Province of Nova Scotia recently introduced the Cyber-safety Act, a statute intended to respond to a public outcry for a response to some recent and notoriously appalling cases. One aspect of the Cyber-safety Act that has not received as much attention as the much publicized quasi-criminal measures, such as protection orders, is the creation of an entirely new tort.

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