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Photo of bullied dead teen used to advertise dating website

Parents of a Canadian girl who killed herself after months of cyberbullying following a rape were sickened on Wednesday that her image was used to advertise an online dating service. Seventeen-year-old Nova Scotia teenager Rehtaeh Parsons died in April. Two young men were arrested last month for circulating photographs of…

Two arrested in Canada for bullying rape victim Rehtaeh Parsons

By Peter N. Henderson (Reuters) – Canadian police arrested two men on Thursday in the case of a teenage girl who died after a suicide attempt that followed months of cyber bullying, including lewd photos of an alleged sexual assault that were posted online. The April, 2013, death of Rehtaeh…

Hundreds mourn at funeral for Canadian teen who was allegedly raped

Several hundred people, including the provincial premier, attended the funeral Saturday of a Canadian teen who committed suicide after facing cyberbullying over her alleged rape. The death of Rehtaeh Parsons, 17, has provoked outrage in Canada and abroad, and police announced Friday they were reopening their investigation into the alleged…

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