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No charge over Daley tweet

A semi-professional footballer will not be prosecuted over a homophobic tweet he wrote about the Olympic synchronised diving duo Tom Daley Peter Waterfield. The DPP is to issue new social media guidelines "because of emerging issues and challenges."

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DPP to devise new guidelines on social media cases

Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Keir Starmer has said that he will devise new guidelines on social media cases to aid prosecutors in future if charges should be brought.

Starmer's plans follow the news that a Welsh Premier League footballer who posted an abusive tweet about Olympic diver Tom Daley will not face charges.

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