Social media sites publish pictures, names and addresses of Canucks fans allegedly involved in Stanley Cup violence.

This article titled “Vancouver rioters named and shamed in internet campaign” was written by Peter Beaumont, for The Guardian on Thursday 30th June 2011 17.18 UTC

Two weeks ago Canada was convulsed with embarrassment by the riots that followed the Stanley Cup ice hockey play-offs in Vancouver.

Now some of those allegedly to blame for the violence are starting to suffer the consequences with the proliferation of websites dedicated to naming and shaming those responsible, in what has been described as internet “vigilantism”.

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