Wear a shirt that upsets someone? Post some really stupid 'jokes' on Facebook? Go to jail.
From further down in the article:
The politician who
brought the case against him said his crime was to express views
that are “not acceptable to the overwhelming majority of local
And for that you should go to jail... (formerly Great)Britain, indeed.
Now, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), the body responsible
for prosecuting crimes in England and Wales, is holding a series of
meetings to clarify the law on tweetcrimes and FB misdemeanors, and to
decide when it is legit, and when it isn’t, to bring criminal
charges for trolling or inflammatory speech online.
Tweetcrimes, for Deity's sake! Do these people have no sense of what idiots they are?
Added: further wussiness from (fG)Britain.