Internet troll pleads guilty to posting sexist, derogatory comments on Facebook


An Australian man who allegedly abused multiple women on Facebook told police in October he didn’t realise there was anything criminal about “internet trolling” and that he was drunk, so y’know, he couldn’t control his actions. 

But on Monday, Zane Alchin changed his plea to guilty to using a carriage service to harass multiple women including Paloma Brierley Newton, according to The Guardian.

The series of events began in August when a man posted a screenshot of Olivia Melville’s Tinder profile on his Facebook page, which included Drake’s lyric: “The type of girl that will suck you dry and then eat some lunch with you.” Read more…

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