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Updated: Paddy Power loses gamble on Oscar with Pistorius campaign

A controversial advertising campaign promoting betting on the outcome of the Oscar Pistorius trial has now been BANNED after the Advertising Standards Agency received over 5,000 complaints and over 120,000 signatures were added to an online petition for it to be pulled. Women’s rights groups and those who support victims of violence have also spoken out against the advertisement and … Continue reading

Twitter account suspended following tweets from inside prison
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Twitter account suspended following tweets from inside prison

The BBC has reported that the Twitter account of English Defence League co-founder and former leader Tommy Robinson has been suspended. Since Mr Robinson’s incarceration last November for mortgage fraud, the Twitter account in his name has regularly discussed his time in prison, recently describing his “black eyes, bloody nose, sore neck” after he was allegedly … Continue reading