It has been reported that Ryanair has filed suit with the Los Angeles Superior Court against several unknown Twitter users listed as ‘DOES 1 through 100’ that it says threatened its aircraft. The civil extortion suit states: “Within the last year, Does 1-100 have used pseudonyms, including [three named Twitter accounts] to tweet threats to Ryanair.” One example of a tweet given says: “Hey @Ryanair Pay $50000000 to [named email address] or I blow up 15 Of your planes”. Ryanair claims these threats constitute extortion and have damaged the airline. It is seeking compensatory and punitive damages, costs and an
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