Ga. Man's Life Destroyed by Topix Posts

Gene Cooley's lawyer used IP address to unmask the source of anonymous smears.
1:39 | 03/21/12

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-- My -- dot com -- an Internet forum created to bring news and debate too small towns people are allowed to anonymously post whatever they lie and -- too often this oasis of free expression becomes a cesspool of smear just -- -- when he found. Nobody is more incensed an attorney Russell -- I confront people they won't say some of the Russell -- -- go to them and -- Chris here's your chance he could say it to my face. And a bottle like you we will fight I didn't get the start by singing in the choir that's the way I do business because I am and -- -- -- -- -- Like his blue nosed pit bull after a milk bone -- still -- was fixated on tracking down his client gene -- -- online topics to famers the mysterious folks who falsely labeled him a drug -- -- -- As it turns out the identity of these smear artists can be revealed. -- -- needed to hunt down from topix dot com where the IP addresses for the people behind the attacks. And that we find out who it is. We don't even know who this woman -- -- pollution laws that's right the majority of the comments were coming from just one person. Working obsessively. Under multiple screen names now. Duck and bugs all the same person's. Civil Denise ballyhoo the naming then there.

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