Man charged over Facebook postSTUFF Southland man Drew Riordan leaves the Christchurch District Court after being remanded. A Southland man has been accused of causing emotional distress to a journalist with a Facebook posting. Drew Andrew Riordan, 45, was remanded without plea by Christchurch District Court Judge Tom Gilbert on Thursday, to get legal advice ahead of his next appearance on December 21. He is charged with posting an item on Facebook in November with intent to cause harm to a Stuff reporter, which caused her serious emotional distress. Judge Gilbert suppressed the reporter's name.
Source: Stuff December 07, 2017 04:41 UTC