Epilepsy Society welcomes new proposals from the Law Commission to reform the law and better protect people from online harm. The news follows an ongoing campaign by the charity to make it a criminal offence to target people with epilepsy with malicious posts designed to trigger seizures.
Epilepsy Society has warmly welcomed new proposals that will bring internet trolls within the reach of the law and make social media a safer place for people with epilepsy.
The proposals, recommended by the Law Commission, will fast forward the law into the 21st century and better protect people from harmful online abuse such as malicious posts designed to trigger seizures.
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