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BMI Battles Department of Justice Over Song Licensing

BMI fired back today in its ongoing battle to prevent the U.S. Department of Justice from foisting 100% licensing on the songwriting industry. In a brief filed in the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan, BMI drew on contract law to argue “if it’s not prohibited, it’s permitted.” 946 more words


Trump and DOJ goes after our civil rights and The Resistance

The US government is seeking to unmask every person who visited an anti-Trump website in what privacy advocates say is an unconstitutional “fishing expedition” for political dissidents. 709 more words

Traitor Trump

Wednesday Open Thread | But, I thought the GOP didn't believe in 'Big Government'.

DOJ orders company to turn over 1.3 million IP addresses of resistance website visitors

Jessica Chia
Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 5:03 AM… 212 more words


Kenosha Alderman G. John Ruffolo arrested; preliminary charge is stalking

KENOSHA — Kenosha 4th District Alderman G. John Ruffolo is under investigation and has been arrested. The preliminary charge is stalking in this case — and this isn’t the first time claims of wrongdoing have been brought against him. 224 more words


News in brief: teen scoops Excel prize; four arrested over GoT leak; web firm fights DoJ 'overreach'

Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Teen has the winning formula

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Law & Order

DOJ Demands Company Turn Over Info On 1.3 Million Visitors To Anti-Trump Website

Since most of us aren’t looking at websites via a Tor connection, we’re leaving digital footprints all over the place. The sites you visit may have a surprising amount of information on you, even if you’re not logged in, and even if you went to that site inadvertently. 637 more words

Data & Privacy