Twitter "bomb threat" man wins appeal

A trainee accountant who threatened to blow up Robin Hood airport as a joke on Twitter has won a High Court victory. Paul Chambers had been convicted of sending a menacing message but today he won his appeal in London and left the court without a stain on his character.

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"Bomb threat" tweeter cleared

A man found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up Doncaster Robin Hood Airport has won his challenge against conviction. Paul Chambers insisted it was a joke and won the backing of celebrities like Al Murray and Stephen Fry.