Two men responsible for starting groups on Facebook to incite U.K. riots were sentenced to four years in jail. Although the Facebook groups did not lead to any rioting, law enforcement hopes the sentence will deter others from similar actions. An unrelated woman received five months jail time for wearing contraband shorts her roommate gave her. Read the full article Mashable.com
Facebook Riot Group Creators Get 4 Years Jail Time
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