Named after a Grace McComas, a 15-year-old girl who died by suicide after being the victim of cyberbullying, the new law makes cyberbullying that targets a minor a serious offense.
The Maryland Senate gave unanimous approval Thursday to a cyberbullying bill named to honor a Woodbine teenager who took her own life in 2012 after online abuse.
Maryland’s Senate voted 45-0 to approve a measure to update the state’s law against online bullying of children.
Legislation that would expand Maryland’s law against cyberbullying youth has drawn criticism from the American Civil Liberties Union.
It is an issue that has resonated and become critically important to Prince William and Duchess Kate since becoming parents to their children Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis.
On a trip abroad, first lady Melania Trump said that she was the most bullied person in the world. On My Take, Clinton Yates thinks that she has a bizarre idea of why bullying is.
A majority of American teenagers say they have been bullied or harassed online, and teenage girls are more likely to be targeted for certain types of cyberbullying, according to a comprehensive new study from the Pew Research Center.
“Grace’s Law 2.0,” which is designed specifically for social media cyberbullying, passed in the Maryland Senate unanimously Thursday, despite pushback from First Amendment advocates last week.
For the first time, the husband and sister of Fairfax County firefighter Nicole Mittendorff are discussing her suicide.
County leaders seek an independent auditor to investigate its fire department amid allegations of harrassment and mismanagement and a lawsuit.
A new public service announcement is shedding light on cyberbullying directed at women in sports.
Montgomery County schools are taking the first steps to teaching students how to be safer and kinder online.
Glenelg High School student Grace McComas was cyber-bullied for months before committing suicide in 2012, and after some initial opposition, her classmates will honor her at graduation in May.
Montgomery\’s County schools superintendent, Joshua Starr, says
students sent him racist, crass tweets — some that threatened his family — in an
attempt to convince him to close schools during bad weather last week.
Few know her name, but millions know her face.
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