Judge orders website owners to reveal identity of anonymous posters

#Internet

Mon, Apr 6th, 2009 07:40 by capnasty NEWS

After eight people have been accused of defamation after posting anonymous comments on a website, an Ontario judge has ordered website owners to turn over any identifying information, such as e-mail addresses and IP addresses.

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