Louisa, VA asked in Libel & Slander for Virginia

Q: What are the chances of contunued targeted harassment on social media that includes defamation and doxxing lawsuit?

They used the person's real name each time they go on social media to harass her. They also claim she committed a crime that has not been proven by evidence.

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Steven Krieger
Steven Krieger
  • Arlington, VA
  • Licensed in Virginia

A: If you're asking about chances of stopping online harassment, it's possible, but you'd likely ned to reach out to the platform or social media company for assistance. If statements were made that are defamatory, then you could bring a a lawsuit for the defamation. I'm sure anyone who responds would be happy to help if you decide to retain an attorney.

Good luck.

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