(Reuters) - U.S. wireless operators on Wednesday fought back against an accusation from the New York State attorney general that they refused to install software that would act as a "kill switch" to discourage theft of smartphones.
Wall Street's biggest banks have shelled out $86 billion in mortgage settlements so far, and US Attorney General Eric Holder is threatening more fraud cases early next year.
By Deena Winter | Nebraska Watchdog LINCOLN, Neb. – Attorney General Jon Bruning recently learned he has colon cancer and will have surgery Thursday to remove eight inches of his colon and some lymph nodes. Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning “I’m going to be fine,” Bruning said in an interview with Nebraska Watchdog. “I feel...
"... Valerie Jarrett, National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice, Attorney General Eric Holder and former First Lady Laura Bush, Dec. 9, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)"
27-year old Kevin Bollaert is currently being held in a San Diego County jail, following a six-month investigation by the California Attorney General's eCrime unit into revenge porn websites. Bollaert is the suspected ringleader of revenge porn sites ugotposted.com and changemyreputation.com.
New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman’s investigation into the rejection of antitheft software has raised questions about coordination among the biggest carriers.
I hope he gets the maximum sentence: Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced the arrest of the alleged owner and operator of a revenge porn website who facilitated the posting of more than 10,000 sexually explicit photos and extorted victims for as much as $350 each to remove the illicit content. “This website published [Read more...]
by Operation Rescue staff Topeka, KS, Dec. 11, 2013 (OperationRescue.org) – Yesterday, the Kansas Supreme Court denied former Attorney General Phill Kline’s motion for rehearing or modification of its order to indefinitely suspend Kline’s Kansas law license for ethics violations related to abortion clinic investigations.…
The Florida State Conference of NAACP and the Miami-Dade County Branch formally issued a letter on Tuesday requesting that Attorney General Eric Holder push the Justice Department to investigate the allegations of police abuse in the city of Miami Gardens.
Mississippi state attorney general Jim Hood has returned to his old punching bag, Google, for another workout. Back in June, Hood decided it was Google's fault that he could find copyright infringement and counterfeit items on the web. Show More Summary
Yesterday, the Kansas Supreme Court denied former Attorney General Phill Kline’s motion for rehearing or modification of its order to indefinitely suspend Kline’s Kansas law license for ethics violations related to abortion clinic investigations. “The Court took only five business days to deny a 90 page motion that proved objectively that the Court’s opinion […]
The state of Tennessee has executed only six people since 1960. Yet, if Tennessee Attorney General Robert Cooper's office gets its way, they will soon execute nearly twice as many people in fairly rapid succession. The post Tennessee Plans To Execute More People Now Than It Has In The Last 53 Years Put Together appeared first on ThinkProgress.
On the way back from the Mandela memorial, Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama, Laura Bush, Attorney General Eric Holder, National Security Advisor Susan Rice, and Obama advisor Valerie Jarrett were treated to an iPad showing of George W. Bush's paintings. (White...
New York State's attorney general has sent letters to the CEOs of the top five wireless network operators in the U.S. with questions about their failure to adopt anti-theft features in their phones. Law enforcement officials in New York and San Francisco are spearheading an effort to reduce phone-related crimes. Show More Summary
New York’s top prosecutor is seeking answers about why major U.S. cellphone carriers rejected an antitheft device that disables stolen phones. State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent letters to the CEOs of five major U.S. carriers...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - New York State attorney general is investigating why American cellphone carriers are yet to support antitheft software on Samsung smartphones, raising questions about possible coordination among the biggest carriers, the New York Times repo...
California State Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced the arrest of a man said to have owned and operated a so-called revenge porn website.
The California attorney general's office says it has arrested the operator of a "revenge porn" website that illegally posted more than 10,000 sexually explicit photographs of individuals alongside their personal identifying information...Show More Summary
In October, California outlawed “revenge porn,” the act of posting what had once been private naked pictures of former partners online for the purpose of humiliating him or her (generally “her”). Today California Attorney General Kamala...Show More Summary
Recent years have seen the rise of "revenge porn" sites, in which explicit images of people are posted online without their consent. Today, California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris announced that the state has arrested a man authorities say is the operator … Continue reading ?