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Aljazeera
US targets anti-Trump activists' Facebook accountsCarrefour and Emmelia Talarico, who administered the Disrupt J20 page, are bein
Aljazeera / Posted 15 days ago
Carrefour and Emmelia Talarico, who administered the Disrupt J20 page, are being represented by the ACLU-DC. Scott Michelman, a senior lawyer at the ACLU-DC, described the warrants as "a serious case of prosecutorial... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Department of Justice demands Facebook information from ‘anti-administration activists’have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 18 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting,” said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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Canberra Times
Anti-Trump activists fight search warrants for Facebook detailsemailed straight to your inbox. "We are deeply concerned about the government
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
emailed straight to your inbox. "We are deeply concerned about the government engaging in a fishing expedition," said Scott Michelman, a senior staff attorney with the union. Facebook had the gag overturned, stating that the "Fourth Amendment... Read more
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19d
Daily Telegraph
Trump administration demands Facebook surrender information about hostile activistsup the entire contents of a personal Facebook page for review by the government
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
up the entire contents of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy," Scott Michelman, a senior staff attorney at ACLU, told NBC news. "When law enforcement officers can comb through records... Read more
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WA Today
Anti-Trump activists fight search warrants for Facebook detailsemailed straight to your inbox. "We are deeply concerned about the government
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
emailed straight to your inbox. "We are deeply concerned about the government engaging in a fishing expedition," said Scott Michelman, a senior staff attorney with the union. Facebook had the gag overturned, stating that the "Fourth Amendment... Read more
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The Age
Anti-Trump activists fight search warrants for Facebook detailsemailed straight to your inbox. "We are deeply concerned about the government
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
emailed straight to your inbox. "We are deeply concerned about the government engaging in a fishing expedition," said Scott Michelman, a senior staff attorney with the union. Facebook had the gag overturned, stating that the "Fourth Amendment... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Anti-Trump activists fight search warrants for Facebook detailsemailed straight to your inbox. "We are deeply concerned about the government
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
emailed straight to your inbox. "We are deeply concerned about the government engaging in a fishing expedition," said Scott Michelman, a senior staff attorney with the union. Facebook had the gag overturned, stating that the "Fourth Amendment... Read more
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19d
Bangor Daily News
ACLU fights federal warrants seeking political communications of Facebook usersgroup that helped plan the protests. “We are deeply concerned about the govern
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
group that helped plan the protests. “We are deeply concerned about the government engaging in a fishing expedition,” said Scott Michelman, a senior staff attorney with the ACLU of the District of Columbia. Of particular concern, Michelman said,... Read more
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The Mercury News
ACLU fights warrants over Facebook users’ infogroup that helped plan the protests. “We are deeply concerned about the govern
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
group that helped plan the protests. “We are deeply concerned about the government engaging in a fishing expedition,” said Scott Michelman, a senior staff attorney with the ACLU of the District of Columbia. Of particular concern, Michelman said,... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
DOJ demands Facebook information from ‘anti-administration activists’have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 19 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting,” said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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19d
KESQ Palm Springs
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 19 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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19d
News 8000
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
News 8000 / Posted 19 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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19d
KTXS Abilene
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KTXS Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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20d
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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20d
KECI Missoula
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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20d
CNET
Feds asking Facebook for info on anti-Trump activistsup the entire contents of a personal Facebook page for review by the government
CNET / Posted 20 days ago
up the entire contents of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy," said Scott Michelman, a senior staff attorney with ACLU-DC. "Moreover, when law enforcement officers can comb through records... Read more
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20d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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20d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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20d
KRDO Colorado Springs
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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20d
KRCR TV Redding
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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20d
News Channel 12 New Bern
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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20d
Daily Mail
Trump admin demanding Facebook hand over info on anti-admin activiststo have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administ
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
to have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting,' ACLU lawyer Scott Michelman told CNN. DOJ's case against the activists relates to Inauguration Day arrests. More than 200 people were... Read more
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Newsmax
Justice Department Wants Facebook Anti-Trump Users' Accountsof a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of
Newsmax / Posted 20 days ago
of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy,” senior staff ACLU attorney Scott Michelman said, NBC News reported, adding that doing so would have a chilling effect on political activity protected by... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Feds demand Facebook handover private info of 'anti-administration political activists'of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy,” ACLU-DC senior staff attorney Scott Michelman said in a news release. “The primary purpose of the Fourth Amendment was to prevent this type of exploratory... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Feds demand Facebook handover private info of 'anti-administration political activists'of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy,” ACLU-DC senior staff attorney Scott Michelman said in a news release. “The primary purpose of the Fourth Amendment was to prevent this type of exploratory... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Anti-Trump Facebook activists targetedhave their political associations and views scrutinised by the very administrat
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinised by the very administration they are protesting,” said ACLU lawyer Scott Michelman. Requested data would go back to November 1, 2016, a week before the presidential election. The user,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Feds demand Facebook handover private info of 'anti-administration political activists'of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of
Dayton Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy,” ACLU-DC senior staff attorney Scott Michelman said in a news release. “The primary purpose of the Fourth Amendment was to prevent this type of exploratory... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Feds demand Facebook handover private info of 'anti-administration political activists'of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 20 days ago
of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy,” ACLU-DC senior staff attorney Scott Michelman said in a news release. “The primary purpose of the Fourth Amendment was to prevent this type of exploratory... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Feds demand Facebook handover private info of 'anti-administration political activists'of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 20 days ago
of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy,” ACLU-DC senior staff attorney Scott Michelman said in a news release. “The primary purpose of the Fourth Amendment was to prevent this type of exploratory... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Feds demand Facebook handover private info of 'anti-administration political activists'of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 20 days ago
of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy,” ACLU-DC senior staff attorney Scott Michelman said in a news release. “The primary purpose of the Fourth Amendment was to prevent this type of exploratory... Read more
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News.com.au
Anti-Trump Facebook activists targetedhave their political associations and views scrutinised by the very administrat
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinised by the very administration they are protesting,” said ACLU lawyer Scott Michelman. Requested data would go back to November 1, 2016, a week before the presidential election. Activists... Read more
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20d
Daily Telegraph
Anti-Trump Facebook activists targetedhave their political associations and views scrutinised by the very administrat
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinised by the very administration they are protesting,” said ACLU lawyer Scott Michelman. Requested data would go back to November 1, 2016, a week before the presidential election. The user,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Feds demand Facebook handover private info of 'anti-administration political activists'of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 20 days ago
of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy,” ACLU-DC senior staff attorney Scott Michelman said in a news release. “The primary purpose of the Fourth Amendment was to prevent this type of exploratory... Read more
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EuroNews
Feds Demand Facebook Share Info on Anti-Trump Protestersup the entire contents of a personal Facebook page for review by the government
EuroNews / Posted 20 days ago
up the entire contents of a personal Facebook page for review by the government is a gross invasion of privacy," said Scott Michelman, a senior staff attorney at ACLU. "When law enforcement officers can comb through records concerning... Read more
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Fortune
Trump Administration Targets Anti-Trump Facebook UsersAmendment was to prevent this type of exploratory rummaging through a person’s
Fortune / Posted 20 days ago
Amendment was to prevent this type of exploratory rummaging through a person’s private information," said ACLU lawyer Scott Michelman. "Moreover, when law enforcement officers can comb through records concerning political organizing in... Read more
20d
New York Post
Trump administration lawyers demand Facebook account info of anti-Trump activistshave their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting,” said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Requested data would go back to Nov. 1, 2016, a week before the presidential election. One of the users... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
DOJ Demands Facebook Hand Over Information on Users Involved in Protests Against Trump Administrationhave their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting,” said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KTXS Abilene / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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KECI Missoula
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
DOJ demands Facebook information from 'anti-administration activists'have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administrat
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 20 days ago
have their political associations and views scrutinized by the very administration they are protesting," said ACLU attorney Scott Michelman. Facebook was initially served the warrants in February 2017 along with a gag order which barred the social... Read more
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