The Jamaica GleanerDelroy Chuck says law change may create ‘Society of Sissies’ adminstush November 28, 2014 Special, Suss AS THE Office of the Children’s Advocate (OCA) makes recommendations for the Parliament to include provisions in the Offences Against the Person Act to criminalise cyberbullying, one lawmaker is resisting the proposal saying “we have to be careful we don’t use laws to develop a society of sissies”. Delroy Chuck, member of a joint select committee reviewing the Sexual Offences Act, told his colleagues on Wednesday that ragging and name calling in school occur as part of the growing-up process. He said using words by themselves ought not be considered a criminal assault generally, and, therefore, to make cyberbullying an offence could amount to overtaking the common law. #WhatDoYouSay? #NoToBullying or #BuildsCharacter? Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.