LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Candice Valerie Blain

11 Common Types of Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying involves harassment, threats, or bullying through text messages or online. Victims may be children, teens, or adults. The behavior may take several forms.

Additional resources provided by the author

Cyberbullying is an increasingly significant problem. Victims may suffer negative social, mental, and physical effects --including increased rates of anxiety, depression, and suicide. If you are facing cyberbullying, do not ignore the problem. Various states have enacted criminal laws. And the problem may also be fought through civil litigation. An experienced lawyer can help you explore and evaluate legal options to help end cyberbullying.

Free Q&A with lawyers in your area

Avvo personal injury email series

Can’t find what you’re looking for?


Post a free question on our public forum.

Ask a Question

- or -

Search for lawyers by reviews and ratings.

Find a Lawyer