Tagged: Defamation

AI can now make fake porn, making revenge porn even more complicated - Guest Work

Guest Author Mar 02, 2018

Nicola Henry, RMIT University; Anastasia Powell, RMIT University, and Asher Flynn, Monash University This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. In January this year, a new app was released that gives users the ability to swap out faces in a video with a different face obtained from … Read More

Researchers go after blogger and lobbyist for defamation - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Jun 14, 2016

We all know the blogosphere can be a brutal place. While we’ve become desensitized to some of the mud slinging and smearing that goes on in blog posts and their comment sections, some people forget that the online realm is still subject to the law. Prof Boyd Swinburn Whaleoil blogger Cameron Slater and lobbyist and PR consultant Carrick Graham had … Read More

Climate change deniers wallets threatened - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott Apr 22, 2010

Apparently climate scientist Michael Mann has threatened legal action* against Minnesotans for Global Warming (M4GW) over their  video “Hide the Decline.” This used the comment from the “climategate” emails to portray a dishonest and slanderous picture of Mann. The video has been heavily promoted by climate change deniers and conservative  groups, news outlets and blogs [...] … Read More