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12.01.15
IRS promises to get a search warrant before spying on cellphones
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IRS promises to get a search warrant before spying on cellphones

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen says his agency will comply with the DOJ's new rules.

By J. Conditt,   12.01.15
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10.21.15
New DHS policy demands warrants before deploying Stingrays
10.21.15

New DHS policy demands warrants before deploying Stingrays

DHS officials will have to have signed warrant before deploying the cell tower impersonation devices.

By A. Tarantola,   10.21.15
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10.13.15
Apple's e-book business is no longer under scrutiny
10.13.15

Apple's e-book business is no longer under scrutiny

Apple can go about its e-book business entirely unsupervised.

By D. Cooper,   10.13.15
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10.05.15
Department of Justice plans to crack down on counterfeits sold online
10.05.15

Department of Justice plans to crack down on counterfeits sold online

The US Justice department announces a plan to fight counterfeit goods sold online.

By E. Alvarez,   10.05.15
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09.21.15
DoJ shells out $23 million for the President's body camera pilot program
09.21.15

DoJ shells out $23 million for the President's body camera pilot program

Body cameras are rolling out to more local police departments

By A. Tarantola,   09.21.15
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09.03.15
DOJ's new Stingray rules: feds need a warrant to track phones
09.03.15

DOJ's new Stingray rules: feds need a warrant to track phones

The feds are going to need a warrant to use "Stingray" devices that act as a fake cell tower to locate suspect's cellphones

By R. Lawler,   09.03.15
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07.21.15
The FCC is set to approve AT&T's DirecTV acquisition (update: DoJ too)
07.21.15

The FCC is set to approve AT&T's DirecTV acquisition (update: DoJ too)

The FCC is expected to OK AT&T's $49 billion acquisition of DirecTV, making the phone company both the nation's largest pay TV provider and its second largest telecom.

By A. Tarantola,   07.21.15
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07.15.15
Darkode cybercrime forum seized as police arrest 28 members
07.15.15

Darkode cybercrime forum seized as police arrest 28 members

The FBI, Europol and law enforcement from 20 countries teamed up to take down a well-known cybercrime forum and dozens of its members.

By R. Lawler,   07.15.15
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05.23.15
DOJ lays down some privacy rules for feds flying drones
05.23.15

DOJ lays down some privacy rules for feds flying drones

The Justice Department promises to keep a closer eye on how its agencies are using drones from now...

By M. Moon,   05.23.15
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