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== Overview  ==
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Cyberstalking involves the use of internet or electronic communications to stalk an individual, organization, or group of individuals. Such action that unduly harasses victims, violates privacy, or otherwise threatens is against the law in many states and countries.<ref>[http://lawcrawler.findlaw.com/MAD/cybersta.htm http://lawcrawler.findlaw.com/MAD/cybersta.htm]<br>[http://writ.news.findlaw.com/commentary/20060127_sinrod.html http://writ.news.findlaw.com/commentary/20060127_sinrod.html]<br>[http://www.justice.gov/criminal/cybercrime/cyberstalking.htm http://www.justice.gov/criminal/cybercrime/cyberstalking.htm]</ref>
  
Cyberstalking involves the use of internet or electronic communications to stalk an individual, organization, or group of individuals. Such action that unduly harasses victims, violates privacy, or otherwise threatens is against the law in many states and countries.
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<br>[http://lawcrawler.findlaw.com/MAD/cybersta.htm http://lawcrawler.findlaw.com/MAD/cybersta.htm]<br>[http://writ.news.findlaw.com/commentary/20060127_sinrod.html http://writ.news.findlaw.com/commentary/20060127_sinrod.html]<br>[http://www.justice.gov/criminal/cybercrime/cyberstalking.htm http://www.justice.gov/criminal/cybercrime/cyberstalking.htm]
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== Links  ==
 
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[http://www.ncsl.org/default.aspx?tabid=13495 State Electronic Harassment or "Cyberstalking" Laws] (NCSL)  
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* [http://www.ncsl.org/default.aspx?tabid=13495 State Electronic Harassment or "Cyberstalking" Laws] (NCSL)
  
 
== See Also  ==
 
== See Also  ==
  
[[Astroturfing]] <br><br>[[Misrepresentation]] <br><br> [[Cybercrime]]  
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* [[Astroturfing]]  
 
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* [[Cybercrime]]
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* [[Computer Crime]]
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* [[:Category:Privacy|Privacy]]
  
[[Category:Internet_Law]] [[Category:Cyberlaw]] [[Category:Technology]] [[Category:Legal_Term]] [[Category:Criminal_Law]] [[Category:Privacy]]
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Revision as of 23:59, 24 May 2010

Cyberstalking involves the use of internet or electronic communications to stalk an individual, organization, or group of individuals. Such action that unduly harasses victims, violates privacy, or otherwise threatens is against the law in many states and countries.[1]

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References

  1. http://lawcrawler.findlaw.com/MAD/cybersta.htm
    http://writ.news.findlaw.com/commentary/20060127_sinrod.html
    http://www.justice.gov/criminal/cybercrime/cyberstalking.htm

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