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DOJ Won’t Ask Supreme Court to Review Hacking Case

The Justice Department has decided not to ask the Supreme Court to review a controversial federal appeals court decision that said employees may not be prosecuted under a federal anti-hacking statute for simply violating their employer's computer use policy.
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