Bedraggled, Jacked-Up Derelicte Chic at the MySpace Party

Uh, so, apparently MySpace is back? And the hip kids are all about it? Pharrell, Riff Raff and some other ethnically diverse/super chic/ill-kempt youths are in the promo video, and last night at the El Rey theater in Los Angeles, celebs partied to celebrate the "relaunch" of the brand. Dress code: Cool… » 6/13/13 12:50pm 6/13/13 12:50pm

MySpace Trial: Jurors Wanted A Harsher Sentence For Lori Drew

25-year old Valentina Kunasz, thejJury forewoman in the recently-wrapped Lori Drew trial, says she can't stop thinking about Megan Meier. "I still have dreams about the testimony," Kunasz admits, according to Wired. Because of her emotional reaction, Kunasz says that she and the other jurors wanted to convict Drew of… » 12/02/08 9:30am 12/02/08 9:30am

Megan Meier's Mother Talks To Today About MySpace Verdict

Tina Meier was on the Today show this morning to discuss last week's verdict in the case against Lori Drew for harassing her daughter on MySpace. Though Drew was only convicted of three misdemeanors, but found not guilty of felony hacking charges, Meier says she still feels going through the trial was worth it. "It is… » 12/01/08 12:00pm 12/01/08 12:00pm

MySpace Trial, Day 3: Lori Drew's Daughter Speaks

Day 3 of the trial against Lori Drew, accused perpetrator of cyberfraud » 11/24/08 9:30am 11/24/08 9:30am, continued on Friday with testimony from Drew's daughter and Megan Meier's former friend, Sarah. Sarah, now 16, that Megan said to her, "I don't know if I could live anymore." (Sarah burst into tears when Federal attorney Thomas O'Brien asked her…

MySpace Trial, Day 2: Lori Drew Says, "It's Not Like I Pulled The…

Yesterday was Day 2 of Lori Drew's federal trial for cyberfraud in the tormenting of 13-year-old suicide victim Megan Meier. Day 1 focused on the emotional testimony » 11/21/08 9:30am 11/21/08 9:30am of Megan's mom, Tina, who described her daughter's depression and last words. Day 2 involved Tina's cross examination by defense lawyer H. Dean Steward…

MySpace Trial, Day 1: Megan Meier's Last Words

It's been a year since we first wrote » 11/20/08 9:30am 11/20/08 9:30am about Megan Meier, the 13-year-old driven to suicide after being tormented on MySpace by a grown woman posing as a made-up boy named Josh Evans. The trial of that woman, 49-year-old Lori Drew, began yesterday. Drew is being prosecuted in federal court for cyberfraud under a The…