McAlpine putting tweeters on alert hailed as 'watershed' moment

The legal steps taken by Lord McAlpine to combat defamation on Twitter have been hailed as a 'watershed' moment for online reputation management.

by John Owens
Defamed: Lord McAlpine was targeted widely on Twitter (Credit: Rex Features)
Defamed: Lord McAlpine was targeted widely on Twitter (Credit: Rex Features)

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