Social media network Twitter has been around for a few years now. It has exploded in popularity since it debuted in July of 2006. It continues to grow. It has grown so big, so fast, that it is now changing the way media law works. There have been numerous cases about Tweets and Twitter brought before the courts, causing the legal system to rethink how it looks at libel, among other things.
This article discusses just how Twitter has changed things. Check it out by clicking on this link: http://mashable.com/2012/01/30/how-twitter-changes-media-law/