Where can you go to jail for making the Wrong Facebook friend?

China? perhaps, but that’s not where this example is from. No, it is from a large country in North America.

Answer below the fold…

The longtime radical animal liberation activist Rod Coronado has been sent back to prison for four months after a US district judge in Michigan ruled he had violated the terms of his parole. Coronado’s offense was associating with fellow radical activist Mike Roselle by accepting a friend request from Roselle on the social networking website Facebook. We speak with Dean Kuipers, author of Operation Bite Back: Rod Coronado’s War to Save American Wilderness. [includes rush transcript]

link to story: Jailed for Facebook Friending: Animal Rights Activist Rod Coronado Ordered Back to Prison After Accepting Friend Request from Fellow Activist

Also note to readers: I am very busy right now with added job responsibilities, so that is whyy there has been a semi-hiatus of this blog, and what posts there are have been links with almost no time for writing. Not likely to change anytime soon.

Where can you go to jail for making the Wrong Facebook friend?

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