NCSL Publication: Cyberbullying

December 30, 2010

Cyberbullying is the willful and repeated use of cell phones, computers,
and other electronic communication devices to harass and threaten
others. Instant messaging, chat rooms, e-mails, and messages posted on
websites are the most common methods of this new twist of bullying. It
is challenging to characterize cyberbullying in legislation however,
language has included electronic communication, cyberbullying, and
electronic and internet intimidation.