from the sticks-and-stones dept.
angry tapir writes "Seven top European Union judges have ruled that a leading Internet news website is legally responsible for offensive views posted by readers in the site's comments section. The European Court of Human Rights found that Estonian courts were within their rights to fine Delfi, one of the country's largest news websites, for comments made anonymously about a news article, according to a judgment."
A committee takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts and dies, scattering the
seed from which other committees will bloom.