British Man Gets 2 1/2 Years for "Web Rage" Assault

A British man said to have carried out the country's first "Web rage" attack was jailed for 2-1/2 years for assaulting a man with whom he had exchanged insults over the Internet. Paul Gibbons, 47, from south London, admitted he had attacked John Jones in December 2005 after months of exchanging abuse with him via an Internet chat room dedicated to discussing Islam.

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