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Cyber-bullying and the harassment of teens: the legal response

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Cyber-bullying and the harassment of teens : the legal response. / Gillespie, Alisdair.

In: Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, Vol. 28, No. 2, 2006, p. 123-136.

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Gillespie, A 2006, 'Cyber-bullying and the harassment of teens: the legal response', Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 123-136. https://doi.org/10.1080/09649060600973772

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Gillespie, Alisdair. / Cyber-bullying and the harassment of teens : the legal response. In: Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law. 2006 ; Vol. 28, No. 2. pp. 123-136.

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