It is the first time the new law has been used in a broad crackdown against political opposition.Two peope were charged under the law, including one for sharing a satirical picture of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, and are on bail pending further investigation.He may be anonymous and solicit involvement of other people online who do not even know the target.Cyberstalking is a criminal offense under various state anti-stalking, slander and harassment laws.
At least 23 Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) supporters were detained and threatened with action under the Prevention of Electronic Crime Act, Fawad Hussain Chauhdry, a spokesman for the party, told AFP news agency on Monday.
A shocking new documentary film is shedding light on the double lives of leading church figures who publicly condemn homosexuality, while privately satisfying their own homosexual urges through online sexual encounters with men.
Amores Santos, by Brazilian Dener Giovanini, follows a young actor as he engages with up to 150 priests from 30 different countries on social networks.
A conviction can result in a restraining order, probation, or criminal penalties against the assailant, including jail.
There have been a number of attempts by experts and legislators to define cyberstalking.