I assume CNN's lawyers are examining GA § 16-8-16 Theft by extortion.
If CNN constructively obtained the gif-maker's IP...
Seems in line w their "standards" #CNNBlackmail,' Trump Jr wrote, repeating a claim made by some online that 'Han A**hole Solo' was a teenage boy.
This is POTUS' son spreading misinformation,' he wrote in response to Don Jr.'Need to point out again Han A**hole Solo is a middle aged man. Some are intentionally spreading this,' he wrote earlier on Wednesday morning.
In response to a comment about the alleged 'blackmail', the KFile writer tweeted: 'This line is being misinterpreted.
CNN has been accused of trying to 'police the views' of the man who created an image 'promoting violence against journalists' that was shared by Donald Trump by threatening to reveal his identity if he posts offensive material in future.
Opponents of the network accused it of blackmail after an article was published on Tuesday explaining how reporters had been able to identify and get in contact with 'Han A**hole Solo', the Reddit user who created the GIF used by Trump in his latest attack on the media over the weekend.