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Three High School Students Suspended For Facebook Threats

LAWRENCEVILLE (WAOK) – Three teenage students have recently been suspended from Mountain View High School after posting threatening comments on Facebook to commit a mass murder. One student posted plans about the attack, while two […]

WAOK-AM–09/26/2012

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Jail Deputy Fired After Sending Facebook Friend Request To Female Inmate

Authorities in northeast Georgia say a jail deputy was fired and another resigned after they sent Facebook friend requests to an inmate while she was locked up in the county jail.

08/14/2012

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Opinion: “Digital Politics” Is Here Without The Candidates

With all the communicative access to current local, national, and global information, expecting the masses to settle for media headlines and sound bites is insulting to today’s technologically-aware audience.

07/05/2012

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Alumni Groups To Collect Blood For Georgia Woman With Flesh-Eating Disease

The alumni groups of two major universities are teaming up in an effort to get graduates and fans of the schools to give blood for a young Georgia woman battling a flesh-eating disease.

05/30/2012

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Facebook Tip Leads To Arrests In Mill Fire

Authorities say a Facebook tip and an incriminating video led them to four suspects after an arson fire at a historic cotton mill in Douglasville.

05/30/2012

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Facebook Ban For Sex Offenders Given Final Passage

Facebook and other social networking sites are again off-limits for a list of certain sex offenders in Louisiana.

05/15/2012

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Facebook Feature Spurs Organ Donor Signups

Thousands of Facebook users have signed up to be organ donors this week, thanks to a new feature on the social networking site that makes it easier to register.

05/02/2012

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Georgia Girl Sues Classmates For Bullying Her On Facebook

When a Georgia middle school student reported to police and school officials that she had been bullied on Facebook, they told her there was not much they could do because the harassment occurred off campus.

05/01/2012

Over-sharing of personal information and increased general activity on Facebook often displays someone dealing with “loneliness” or possible depression away from their computer. NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Cops: Teen Threatens On Facebook To Shoot Up High School

A teenager is behind bars after making threats on Facebook that we was going to shoot up his high school.

03/21/2012

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Man Threatens To Assassinate The President On Facebook

A Miami man has been charged for posting threatening information on Facebook to assassinate President Barack Obama during his visit to the University of Miami. The man is identified as  20-year-old Joaquin Amador Serrapio Jr.  Secret service […]

WAOK-AM–02/29/2012

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