blogger sued for comments left on his blog

“Blogger Aaron Wall of SEO Book is being sued for $10,000 over comments left on his blog by persons unknown.”
[via online.guardian: notice you have been sued]

oh mang, if this goes through it will create quite a precedent in the US. and probably in other countries as well. eventually.

and what a shitty question it is: are we to be held responsible for information that people post in comments our blogs?

i have recently wondered about this question myself after two people have posted habbo hotel hacks on my blog. so far i have decided to leave them, because they do not offend my inofficial “comment policy”. generally i only delete comments that contain racist, misogynist, homophobic slander. and spam. but i do have my doubts in this situation.

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