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Boston Globe
Appeals court nixes $7.25B credit card swipe fee settlementThursday by a federal appeals court, a ruling praised by a retail trade associa
Appeals court nixes $7.25B credit card swipe fee settlement
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
Thursday by a federal appeals court, a ruling praised by a retail trade association as a victory for consumers. The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in Manhattan said the 12 million merchants covered by the antitrust class action... Read more
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Boston Globe
ACLU files suit to permit secret recording of policethe only means to safely gather and disseminate accurate information about poli
ACLU files suit to permit secret recording of police
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
the only means to safely gather and disseminate accurate information about police actions in the community.” In 2011, the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit ruled that civilians have the right to openly record or videotape police in public.... Read more
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examiner.com
Activists renew demand to shut down Indian Point, back Clean Energy Revolutionwhether to extend the license for an additional 20 years,” writes Damon Moglen
Activists renew demand to shut down Indian Point, back Clean Energy Revolution
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
whether to extend the license for an additional 20 years,” writes Damon Moglen of Friends of the Earth, who spearheaded the US Court of Appeals filing. “Neither Entergy nor the NRC has provided a root cause analysis of the unprecedented degradation... Read more
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Boston Globe
Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion restrictionsabortion, each constitutes an undue burden on abortion access, and each violate
Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion restrictions
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
abortion, each constitutes an undue burden on abortion access, and each violates the Federal Constitution.” Last June, the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in New Orleans largely upheld the contested provisions of the Texas law, saying it... Read more
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The Economic Times
Net neutrality: US follows Indian counterpart Trai’s stepsTelecom Regulatory Authority of India, apprised the latter of the FCC's recent
Net neutrality: US follows Indian counterpart Trai’s steps
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, apprised the latter of the FCC's recent win in the net neutrality debate with the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia upholding net neutrality rules passed by the regulator last year. "Chairman... Read more
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Business Insider
HILLARY CLINTON: The Supreme Court just raised the stakes for this electionjudge sided with the states, saying they had the standing to sue the federal go
HILLARY CLINTON: The Supreme Court just raised the stakes for this election
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
judge sided with the states, saying they had the standing to sue the federal government. That decision was upheld in the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit last year. During the challenge, conservative Justice Anthony Kennedy and Chief... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Senate Dems troll GOP, demand they play annual baseball game with 8-person team in nod to the Supreme Courtgame," the New York Democrat said in the release. President Barack Obama nomin
Senate Dems troll GOP, demand they play annual baseball game with 8-person team in nod to the Supreme Court
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
game," the New York Democrat said in the release. President Barack Obama nominated Merrick Garland, the chief judge of the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, in March to fill the seat vacated by Justice Antonin Scalia. Senate Republican... Read more
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New York Post
Former politician, TV anchor arrested for molesting teenof emotional distress — but the jury dismissed a sexual harassment claim. The
Former politician, TV anchor arrested for molesting teen
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
of emotional distress — but the jury dismissed a sexual harassment claim. The teen settled for $350,000 from the district and $250,000 from Pugh. Pugh appealed the judgment to the US Court of Appeals in January but later abandoned t... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Senate Dems troll GOP, demand they play annual baseball game with 8-person team in nod to the Supreme Courtgame," the New York Democrat said in the release. President Barack Obama nomin
Senate Dems troll GOP, demand they play annual baseball game with 8-person team in nod to the Supreme Court
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
game," the New York Democrat said in the release. President Barack Obama nominated Merrick Garland, the chief judge of the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, in March to fill the seat vacated by Justice Antonin Scalia. Senate Republican... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Senate Dems troll GOP, demand they play annual baseball game with 8-person team in nod to the Supreme Courtgame," the New York Democrat said in the release. President Barack Obama nomin
Senate Dems troll GOP, demand they play annual baseball game with 8-person team in nod to the Supreme Court
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
game," the New York Democrat said in the release. President Barack Obama nominated Merrick Garland, the chief judge of the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, in March to fill the seat vacated by Justice Antonin Scalia. Senate Republican... Read more
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Business Insider
SUPREME COURT BLOCKS OBAMA'S IMMIGRATION PLANjudge sided with the states, saying they had the standing to sue the federal go
SUPREME COURT BLOCKS OBAMA'S IMMIGRATION PLAN
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
judge sided with the states, saying they had the standing to sue the federal government. That decision was upheld in the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit last year. During the challenge, conservative Justice Anthony Kennedy and Chief... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Microsoft invokes US Supreme Court opinion in Ireland e-mail casewill do so.” The statements by the Supreme Court, which were cited on Tuesday
Microsoft invokes US Supreme Court opinion in Ireland e-mail case
techcentral.ie / Posted 9 days ago
will do so.” The statements by the Supreme Court, which were cited on Tuesday in a notice of supplemental authority in the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit by Microsoft’s lawyer, E. Joshua Rosenkranz, appear to be in accordance with... Read more
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Herald Sun
Apple to pay out customers $536mdisregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its att
Apple to pay out customers $536m
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
disregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its attempts were denied earlier this year and the US Court of Appeals affirmed the ruling that Apple had “conspired to raise the prices of electronic books”. But you don’t... Read more
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News.com.au
Apple ‘conspired to raise the prices of electronic books’disregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its att
Apple ‘conspired to raise the prices of electronic books’
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
disregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its attempts were denied earlier this year and the US Court of Appeals affirmed the ruling that Apple had “conspired to raise the prices of electronic books”. But you don’t... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Apple to pay out customers $536mdisregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its att
Apple to pay out customers $536m
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
disregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its attempts were denied earlier this year and the US Court of Appeals affirmed the ruling that Apple had “conspired to raise the prices of electronic books”. But you don’t... Read more
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Perth Now
Apple to pay out customers $536mdisregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its att
Apple to pay out customers $536m
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
disregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its attempts were denied earlier this year and the US Court of Appeals affirmed the ruling that Apple had “conspired to raise the prices of electronic books”. But you don’t... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Apple to pay out customers $536mdisregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its att
Apple to pay out customers $536m
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
disregard for the requirements of the law”. Apple tried to appeal, but its attempts were denied earlier this year and the US Court of Appeals affirmed the ruling that Apple had “conspired to raise the prices of electronic books”. But you don’t... Read more
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New York Post
Apple has been ripping you off for years and owes you moneydisregard for the requirements of the law.” Apple tried to appeal, but its att
Apple has been ripping you off for years and owes you money
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
disregard for the requirements of the law.” Apple tried to appeal, but its attempts were denied earlier this year and the US Court of Appeals affirmed the ruling that Apple had “conspired to raise the prices of electronic books.” But you don’t... Read more
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New York Post
Why banning ‘assault weapons’ is nothing but symbolismmagazines, which many guns that are not considered “assault weapons” can do. I
Why banning ‘assault weapons’ is nothing but symbolism
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
magazines, which many guns that are not considered “assault weapons” can do. In fact, one of the main reasons the US Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit gave for ruling that the New York and Connecticut “assault weapon” bans do not... Read more
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CircleID
Net Neutrality - A Good Step Forward But There Is More to Comecame as a surprise, given that the American psyche is very much against governm
Net Neutrality - A Good Step Forward But There Is More to Come
CircleID / Posted 11 days ago
came as a surprise, given that the American psyche is very much against government regulations. So the 2:1 ruling from the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit in favour of the FCC ruling came as a shock — positive for most, and negative for the... Read more
11d
Boston Globe
Supreme Court faces three divisive casesvest. The four liberals will probably vote to strike down the law, and the thre
Supreme Court faces three divisive cases
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
vest. The four liberals will probably vote to strike down the law, and the three conservatives will uphold it. Because the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit upheld the law, a tie vote, with Kennedy joining the conservatives, would let the... Read more
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Quartz
Wall Street’s worst vulture hedge funds are making a killing by undermining the global economybut following a demand from Oppenheimer Funds and Franklin Templeton Investment
Wall Street’s worst vulture hedge funds are making a killing by undermining the global economy
Quartz / Posted 13 days ago
but following a demand from Oppenheimer Funds and Franklin Templeton Investments, the Federal Court in Puerto Rico and the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit declared any such law unconstitutional—and on June 13 the US Supreme Court affirmed... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Net neutrality' explainedan attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular,
'Net neutrality' explained
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
an attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular, fixed home broadband. But in the end, the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit granted even those provisions.Remind me again what these rules are for and what they... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Net neutrality' explainedan attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular,
'Net neutrality' explained
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
an attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular, fixed home broadband. But in the end, the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit granted even those provisions.Remind me again what these rules are for and what they... Read more
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The Age
'Net neutrality' explainedan attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular,
'Net neutrality' explained
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
an attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular, fixed home broadband. But in the end, the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit granted even those provisions.Remind me again what these rules are for and what they... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Net neutrality' explainedan attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular,
'Net neutrality' explained
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
an attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular, fixed home broadband. But in the end, the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit granted even those provisions.Remind me again what these rules are for and what they... Read more
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WA Today
'Net neutrality' explainedan attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular,
'Net neutrality' explained
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
an attempt by the FCC to apply its rules to cellphone data as well as regular, fixed home broadband. But in the end, the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit granted even those provisions.Remind me again what these rules are for and what they... Read more
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The Register
Prenda Law's copyright-trolling shakedown scam slammed AGAINA Ninth Circuit US Court of Appeals judge has tossed an appeal by the mastermin
Prenda Law's copyright-trolling shakedown scam slammed AGAIN
The Register / Posted 15 days ago
A Ninth Circuit US Court of Appeals judge has tossed an appeal by the masterminds behind the notorious Prenda Law copyright trolling activity. The appeals court agrees with other courts that Prenda operated a “national trolling scheme” that engaged... Read more
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CNET
FCC's Net neutrality rules win big in appeals courtCommission has won a major victory in its decade-long battle to keep the intern
FCC's Net neutrality rules win big in appeals court
CNET / Posted 15 days ago
Commission has won a major victory in its decade-long battle to keep the internet open. In a ruling issued Tuesday, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit upheld the rules the agency imposed in February 2015. The decision... Read more
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CNET
Is the net neutrality fight over?Federal Communications Commission's latest legal victory settles the fight to p
Is the net neutrality fight over?
CNET / Posted 15 days ago
Federal Communications Commission's latest legal victory settles the fight to protect the open internet, think again. The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Tuesday upheld the FCC's 2015 net neutrality rules giving the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Inmate suing prison for 'cutting open his penis after months in solitary'agreed to the surgery He says that the surgery resulted in mental and emotiona
Inmate suing prison for 'cutting open his penis after months in solitary'
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
agreed to the surgery He says that the surgery resulted in mental and emotional anguish. King has been given leave by the US Court of Appeals to pursue his claim that officials illegally threatened him into consenting to the surgery. Circuit... Read more
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WA Today
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utilityput web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utility
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
put web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised Tuesday's split decision by the three-member US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit as a victory for consumers and the Internet economy. "The outcome... Read more
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Canberra Times
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utilityput web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utility
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
put web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised Tuesday's split decision by the three-member US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit as a victory for consumers and the Internet economy. "The outcome... Read more
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Brisbane Times
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utilityput web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utility
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
put web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised Tuesday's split decision by the three-member US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit as a victory for consumers and the Internet economy. "The outcome... Read more
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The Age
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utilityput web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utility
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
put web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised Tuesday's split decision by the three-member US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit as a victory for consumers and the Internet economy. "The outcome... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utilityput web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised
US court upholds net neutrality laws that make ISPs a utility
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
put web startups at a disadvantage to larger, richer competitors. They praised Tuesday's split decision by the three-member US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit as a victory for consumers and the Internet economy. "The outcome... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Net neutrality’ rules for fair internet access win in courtat the magnitude of the FCC victory,’’ said MoffettNathanson analyst Craig Moff
‘Net neutrality’ rules for fair internet access win in court
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
at the magnitude of the FCC victory,’’ said MoffettNathanson analyst Craig Moffett. But it was a long time coming. The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit had previously struck down similar rules from the FCC — twice —... Read more
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Wired News
Net Neutrality Won Big Today, But Don’t Celebrate Just Yetproviders. They also argued that the net neutrality rules violated the companie
Net Neutrality Won Big Today, But Don’t Celebrate Just Yet
Wired News / Posted 16 days ago
providers. They also argued that the net neutrality rules violated the companies’ first amendment rights. But today the US Court of Appeals’ District of Columbia Circuit rejected the telco industry’s claims. Judges Sri Srinivasan and David S.... Read more
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The Irish Times
US appeals court backs Obama on net neutralityhanding a victory to the Obama administration and a defeat to telephone and cab
US appeals court backs Obama on net neutrality
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
handing a victory to the Obama administration and a defeat to telephone and cable providers. The Washington-based US Court of Appeals Tuesday acted after a decade of debate over web access that pitted Silicon Valley against companies that... Read more
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New York Post
Court upholds ‘net neutrality’ rules“net neutrality” rules that require internet providers to treat all web traffic
Court upholds ‘net neutrality’ rules
New York Post / Posted 16 days ago
“net neutrality” rules that require internet providers to treat all web traffic equally. The 2-1 ruling from the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is a win for the Obama administration, consumer groups and content... Read more
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CNET
FCC's Net neutrality rules upheld by court in key legal winCommission won a major victory in its decade-long battle to keep the Internet o
FCC's Net neutrality rules upheld by court in key legal win
CNET / Posted 16 days ago
Commission won a major victory in its decade-long battle to keep the Internet open. In a ruling issued Tuesday, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit upheld rules the agency imposed in February 2015. The decision... Read more
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Boston Globe
High court rules against Puerto Rico in debt caseInc., and Franklin Advisers Inc. — in ruling that the local measure is not allo
High court rules against Puerto Rico in debt case
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
Inc., and Franklin Advisers Inc. — in ruling that the local measure is not allowed under federal bankruptcy law. The US Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit agreed. Puerto Rico’s representative in Congress, Pedro Pierluisi, said the ruling... Read more
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Business Standard India
Case against Samsung should go back to lower court: Justice DeptSamsung has been trying to reduce that figure ever since. Its efforts were par
Case against Samsung should go back to lower court: Justice Dept
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
Samsung has been trying to reduce that figure ever since. Its efforts were partially rewarded in May 2015, when the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit reversed the trademark liability, bringing Samsung's exposure down to $548... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US top court rejects Ecuador challenge to $96 mn Chevron awardthat the country actually owes Chevron $106 million after interest. In Washing
US top court rejects Ecuador challenge to $96 mn Chevron award
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
that the country actually owes Chevron $106 million after interest. In Washington's decision in favor of Chevron, the US Court of Appeals had upheld a previous ruling from a federal district judge and validated the findings of the three-member... Read more
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Daily Mail
It's not your material, girl! Madonna wins copyright case over sampleof compensation VGM Salsoul sued Madonna and demanded compensation for using p
It's not your material, girl! Madonna wins copyright case over sample
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
of compensation VGM Salsoul sued Madonna and demanded compensation for using part of their band's track. However, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld a 2013 decision of a lower court which found the section taken by Madonna... Read more
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iafrica.com
Madonna prevails in key copyright caseto the earlier song, sued Madonna and Pettibone over the horn snippet and said
Madonna prevails in key copyright case
iafrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
to the earlier song, sued Madonna and Pettibone over the horn snippet and said that it deserved compensation. But the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld a 2013 lower court decision that found that the sample was "de minimis," or... Read more
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Rappler
Madonna prevails in 'Vogue' copyright caseto the earlier song, sued Madonna and Pettibone over the horn snippet and said
Madonna prevails in 'Vogue' copyright case
Rappler / Posted 28 days ago
to the earlier song, sued Madonna and Pettibone over the horn snippet and said that it deserved compensation. But the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld a 2013 lower court decision that found that the sample was "de minimis," or... Read more
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iol.co.za
Apple closer to quashing $533m judgementcase. Smartflash can ask the Patent Trial and Appeal Board to reconsider and, i
Apple closer to quashing $533m judgement
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
case. Smartflash can ask the Patent Trial and Appeal Board to reconsider and, if that doesn’t work, file an appeal with the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. The Federal Circuit, a Washington court that handles all patent appeals, is... Read more
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Raw Story
Appeals court rules that cops don’t need a warrant to get your cell phone locationa US appeals court ruled Tuesday in a case closely watched for digital-era priv
Appeals court rules that cops don’t need a warrant to get your cell phone location
Raw Story / Posted 30 days ago
a US appeals court ruled Tuesday in a case closely watched for digital-era privacy implications. The case decided by the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in Virginia is among several pending in the courts on “location privacy,” or... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
No warrant needed to get cell phone location: US courtlocation data from cellular carriers with a court order, with a lower standard
No warrant needed to get cell phone location: US court
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 30 days ago
location data from cellular carriers with a court order, with a lower standard than a warrant The case decided by the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in Virginia is among several pending in the courts on "location privacy," or... Read more
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