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Facebook and Twitter could face 'online abuse' tax

October 10, 2017 10:29 pm0 comments
Facebook and Twitter could face 'online abuse' tax

Facebook and Twitter could be asked to pay a tax to help fund educational campaigns about internet abuse. It is among ideas suggested by the UK government as it considers its safer internet strategy. It also proposed that social media platforms reveal the true scale of online hate and how […]

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Ex-England manager Taylor was 'warned of abuse' at Villa

September 13, 2017 12:08 pm0 comments
Ex-England manager Taylor was 'warned of abuse' at Villa

Ex-Aston Villa manager Graham Taylor was warned about the abuse of young players in the 1980s, the FA’s inquiry into sexual abuse has been told. One victim told the Victoria Derbyshire show he was advised to “sweep it under the carpet” and not tell the police. A new document appears […]

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Woodward 'shocked' at wait to talk to police about 'further abuse'

December 22, 2016 12:07 am0 comments
Woodward 'shocked' at wait to talk to police about 'further abuse'

Ex-footballer Andy Woodward says it is “shocking” he is still waiting to give police information about the alleged sexual abuse he suffered as a junior. Last month he became the first player to speak publicly about being sexually abused as a boy at Crewe in the 1980s. There are now […]

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BBC 'missed chances to stop abuse'

February 25, 2016 6:47 am0 comments
BBC 'missed chances to stop abuse'

The BBC repeatedly failed to stop “monstrous” abuse by DJ Jimmy Savile and broadcaster Stuart Hall because of a “culture of fear”, a report says. The Dame Janet Smith review identified 72 victims of Savile, including eight who were raped, and 21 victims of Hall. She said BBC culture “was […]

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G4S staff suspended over 'teen abuse'

January 8, 2016 6:44 am0 comments
G4S staff suspended over 'teen abuse'

G4S Medway young offenders centre staff suspended over abuse claims 8 January 2016 From the section Kent Image caption The centre is a 76-bed facility for young offenders aged from 12 to 17 Seven staff members at a Kent young offenders centre have been suspended after filmed evidence of abuse […]

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