Grace's Law aims to stop cyber-bullying in Maryland.
Grace's Law started in Maryland and New Jersey soon followed suit.
According to peoples-law.org Grace's Law" prohibits a person from using an “interactive computer service” to maliciously engage in a course of conduct that inflicts serious emotional distress on a minor or places a minor in reasonable fear of death or serious bodily injury with the intent (1) to kill, injure, harass, or cause serious emotional distress to the minor or (2) to place the minor in reasonable fear of death or serious bodily injury. An “interactive computer service” means an information service, system, or access software provider that provides or enables computer access by multiple users to a computer server, including a system that provides access to the Internet and cellular phones. A violator is guilty of a misdemeanor and subject to imprisonment for up to one year and/or a $500 maximum fine. -
FOX 5 Photojournalist Doug Wilkes gives a behind-the-scenes.