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"Cyberbulling" bill makes its way through the legislature

5 years ago May 18, 2010 May 18, 2010 Tuesday, May 18 2010 Tuesday, May 18, 2010 6:21:44 PM CDT in News
Source: WBRZ

“Cyberbulling” a relatively new term, but it’s growing problem.

Kids are using the Internet to intimidate, or "bully", others. There is now a state bill aimed at stopping cyberbullying, and it’s making its way through the legislature. Nearly everyone agrees that something needs to be done, but some are concerned about the levels of punishment for what they consider kids being kids.

News 2's Mike Steele gets answers on why the bill is moving although some want it tweaked.

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