Barrister says Donegal conviction for FB criminal damage is a wake up call

first_imgNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Twitter Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Pinterest A legal expert has described the first Irish prosecution for criminal damage to a social media account as a wake up call.A 30 year old Donegal man yesterday received a 2,000 euro fine for criminal damage after he admitted posting an offensive message on his ex-girlfriend’s Facebook page.Barrister Fergal Crehan – who specialises in Internet law – says comments on social media are a legal minefield:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/11creg.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+center_img Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th By News Highland – July 1, 2014 Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Facebook Barrister says Donegal conviction for FB criminal damage is a wake up call Previous articleDolly Parton rocks at GlastonburyNext articleDonegal Deputy welcomes new garda patrol cars for Milford and Kerrykeel News Highland 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApplast_img read more