Facebook this week bowed to pressure and shut down the group ‘Let’s get 100000 people that want to see Neil Lennon get shot’.
SDLP councillor Niall Kelly was among those to contact Facebook and demand it be removed after hearing from a number of people. “It is utterly appalling that anyone would think it appropriate to set up a group wanting to see anyone getting shot,” he said.
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