Twitter issues new rules to control abusive language after storm of misogynist messages

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  • Updated: August 3, 2013 - 2:50 PM

LONDON — Twitter is handing down new rules to control abusive language, the company said Saturday, a move which follows a barrage of nasty, harassing, and threatening messages directed at high-profile female users of the microblogging site.

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