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  • Cyberbullying from Classroom to Courtroom, Panel 1—Cyberbullying In The Courtroom: Law, Litigation, And The First Amendment - Remarks of Scott Camassar

    I first became interested in the topic of cyberbullying just a couple of years ago when I came across a report by the CDC called, Electronic Media and Youth Violence: A CDC Issue Brief for Educators and Caregivers. And what they talk about was a term called "electronic aggression," which they define as any kind of harassment or bullying that occurs through e-mail, instant message, text message, chat rooms, websites or blogs. And it had a summary of the research that has been done up to until this point and some disturbing statistics—some surprising statistics, at least what I found surprising—such as that girls tend to do more of this and that kind of thing.