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#Twitter abuse

# twitter-abuse - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

Teenager jailed for racist abuse of Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final
# Twitter Abuse
# Twitter Abuse

Teenager jailed for racist abuse of Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final

Mar 30th 2022, 2:58 PM 11,421 Views 9 Comments

He directed a slur at the striker after England’s defeat in a penalty shoot-out against Italy last summer.

# twitter-abuse - Thursday 29 December, 2016

'It was so vicious and so quick': Rory Cowan on homophobic abuse
# Vile
# Vile

'It was so vicious and so quick': Rory Cowan on homophobic abuse

Dec 29th 2016, 12:25 PM 43,017 Views 68 Comments

The actor was subjected to a wave of abuse on Twitter.

# twitter-abuse - Monday 4 April, 2016

Police launch investigation into Vardy Twitter abuse
# TAKING ACTION
From The42
# TAKING ACTION

Police launch investigation into Vardy Twitter abuse

Apr 4th 2016, 9:49 PM 12,265 Views 9 Comments

The England striker’s family fell victim to vile trolls over the weekend.

# twitter-abuse - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Liverpool's Joe Gomez had to delete a tweet congratulating Wayne Rooney after abuse
# Twitter Abuse
From The42
# Twitter Abuse

Liverpool's Joe Gomez had to delete a tweet congratulating Wayne Rooney after abuse

Sep 9th 2015, 4:39 PM 11,099 Views 45 Comments

Gomez received plenty of abuse after congratulating the United striker.

# twitter-abuse - Friday 13 June, 2014

Twitter went nuts at a random English model named Marcello after Brazil's own goal
# Revenge Is Tweet
From The Daily Edge
# Revenge Is Tweet

Twitter went nuts at a random English model named Marcello after Brazil's own goal

Jun 13th 2014, 9:49 AM 12,953 Views 1 Comment

Oh, Twitter. When will you learn?

# twitter-abuse - Friday 24 January, 2014

Pair jailed for abusing feminist campaigner on Twitter
# Twitter Abuse
# Twitter Abuse

Pair jailed for abusing feminist campaigner on Twitter

Jan 24th 2014, 10:51 PM 34,788 Views 113 Comments

Isabella Sorley and John Nimmo sent expletive-laden messages to Caroline Criado-Perez.

# twitter-abuse - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Collymore blasts BBC news presenter for suggesting he has been 'on the wrong side of the law'
# Making A Stand
From The42
# Making A Stand

Collymore blasts BBC news presenter for suggesting he has been 'on the wrong side of the law'

Jan 22nd 2014, 2:10 PM 9,590 Views 11 Comments

The Talksport pundit has begun a campaign to demand that Twitter do more about abusive tweeting.

# twitter-abuse - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Teenager arrested over Twitter abuse of Team GB star Tom Daley
# London 2012
# London 2012

Teenager arrested over Twitter abuse of Team GB star Tom Daley

Jul 31st 2012, 8:24 AM 18,860 Views 53 Comments

Police in Dorset have arrested a 17-year-old in connection with the abuse aimed at the Olympic diver