Paul Chambers, the man who threatened to blow up Robin Hood airport in Doncaster on Twitter as a joke, has been found guilty at his retrial.
The original trial was back in May, where the judge failed to see the funny side of the 'joke' tweet, which said: "Crap! Robin Hood Airport is closed. You've got a week... otherwise I'm blowing the airport sky high!"
Chambers was initially told he had to pay a £1,000 fine and that he had been given a criminal record for his actions.
An appeal was granted and this lead to the recent retrial, which subsequently came back with the same verdict of 'guilty'.
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Guilty as charged
The verdict has sparked off the #twitterjoketrial hashtag on Twitter once more, with celebrity backers of Chambers appalled at the results.
These include Dave Gorman, who said: "I can't tell you what I'd like to do to the judge at the #TwitterJokeTrial for fear of it leading to another #TwitterJokeTrial. Awful news."
Meanwhile Stephen Fry told Paul Chambers over Twitter: "My offer still stands. Whatever they fine you, I'll pay x"
After the original conviction, Chambers lost his financial manager's job; after this one he seems to have found celebrity.