Nicola Henry mentioned on the ABC News website

On 25 November 2016, La Trobe Legal Studies Senior Lecturer Dr Nicola Henry was mentioned in an ABC news article titled ‘Sextortion: When blind love ends in blackmail‘. In the article, Dr Nicola Henry commented on how she is involved… Continue Reading

Panel Discussion: ‘Free speech – how far is too far?’

La Trobe Law School La Trobe University

Millions are using technology every day to share, shame and celebrate, making social media both a powerful and destructive tool of free speech. But there are many unresolved questions of regulation and legal liability. Is the law keeping pace with… Continue Reading

Language Matters: The Problem with ‘Revenge Porn’

Ashley Ambesi La Trobe Law School LIV internship

By Ashley Ambesi A recent study into technology-facilitated abuse revealed that the phenomenon known as ‘revenge porn’ – that is, the non-consensual sharing of intimate or sexual images – is widespread among Australian adults, with 1 in 10 participants having… Continue Reading