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  • Moyes bar ‘scuffle’ case dropped
    By on July 30, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments


    Former Manchester United manager David Moyes is no longer being investigated over an alleged scuffle in a bar in Lancashire, police say.

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  • The Case For Targeted Ads
    By on September 20, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Nofsck Ingcloo writes “CNet has published a guest column by Eric Wheeler warning the world of the evil consequences of Do Not Track. In it he makes strong (I would claim exaggerated) arguments in favor of targeted advertising. He claims the threat of political action on Do Not Track should, ‘strike fear into the hearts of every company that does business online….’ He speaks of compromising a $300 billion industry, which I read as being (more…)

  • Assange Rape Case Reopened
    By on September 1, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    eldavojohn writes “Wikileaks’ Julian Assange had a warrant issued for his arrest in Sweden on the charges of rape. But it was withdrawn shortly thereafter. Now the case has been reopened to investigate ‘molestation charges.’ On top of that, a new site (parody?) called wikileakileaks.org has been launched by the chief editor of Gawker to give Wikileaks a taste of its own medicine. You can find links to details on the molestation charges there.”

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  • The case for more violent video games
    By on July 11, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    How and why games should push the limits with bloody abandon.

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  • iiNet slays Hollywood in landmark piracy case
    By on February 3, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The giants of the film industry have lost their case against ISP iiNet in a landmark judgement handed down in the Australian Federal Court today.

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  • Police Investigate Nude High School ‘Sexting’ Case
    By on December 27, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Plainfield police said they have seized nine cell phones after a 16-year-old high school honors student took a nude photograph of herself and sent it to a male student. The photo quickly took on viral status around campus.

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  • First Look At Wild New “Level 10″ Concept PC Case
    By on September 28, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    notthatwillsmith writes “Maximum PC just posted an exclusive hands on with Thermaltake’s unique Level 10 case. This concept design features individual compartments for different components (each with dedicated cooling) all mounted on a black steel frame. The case looks like a prop from 2001, rendered in black steel instead of white plastic. It’s absolutely unlike anything I’ve ever seen before.”

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  • Forced Catheterization Used In DUI Case
    By on September 4, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    An Indiana man has filed a lawsuit claiming that police forcibly withdrew blood and urine from his body during a drunken driving arrest. A Breathalyzer test showed he was under the legal limit, but Officer Brian Miller doubted the findings.

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  • RIAA Loses Case Against Launch Media
    By on August 22, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    NewYorkCountryLawyer writes “The RIAA’s claim that personalized internet radio stations were ‘interactive services’ was flatly rejected ‘as a matter of law’ by the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, in Arista Records v. Launch Media. In affirming the jury’s verdict in favor of the defendant, Launch Media — acquired during the lawsuit by Yahoo! — the Court said it did not even need to concern itself with possible errors in the (more…)