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 2021-11-27 20:00 

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This Week In Techdirt History: November 21st - 27th...

Five Years Ago This week in 2016, we learned more about the disturbing scope of the NSA's leaks of hacking tools , the IRS decided to demand information on Coinbase customers , and one federal judge was taking a closer look at "reputation manageme...

 2021-11-21 20:00 

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Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt...

This week, Stephen T. Stone takes both top spots on the insightful side. In first place, it's a comment about the FBI raid on Project Veritas : What's sad is that Project Veritas can now use this situation as a pretext to grift gullible moro...I m...

 2021-11-19 17:30 

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Hypocrite Grifters Project Veritas Scream About Press Freedom, Then Run To Court To Silence The NY Times...

So, just yesterday we wrote about how the FBI's raid of Project Veritas's founder and a few associates was concerning from a press freedom standpoint -- and that you should be concerned even if you believe that Project Veritas are a bunch of disho...

 2021-11-18 21:37 

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Yes, Even If You Think Project Veritas Are A Bunch Of Malicious Grifters, FBI Raid Is Concerning...

I am no fan of Project Veritas. They appear to be a group of malicious grifters, deliberately distorting things, presenting them out of context to fit (or make) a narrative. Even so (or perhaps, especially so), we should be extremely concerned about the F...

 2021-11-08 14:25 

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Fifth Circuit Says Man Can't Sue Federal Agencies For Allegedly Targeting Him After He Refused To Be An FBI Informant...

The secrecy surrounding all things national security-related continues to thwart lawsuits alleging rights violations. The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has just dumped a complaint brought by Abdulaziz Ghedi, a naturalized American citizen who takes frequ...

 2021-11-06 19:05 

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This Week In Techdirt History: October 31st - November 6th...

Five Years Ago This week in 2016, people were grappling with James Comey's surprise last-minute announcement that the Clinton email investigation was ongoing (and noting that it seemed to fly in the face of the FBI's ban on investigation disclosur...

 2021-11-04 16:33 

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Document Freed By FOIA Shows How Much Data The FBI Can Obtain From Cellphone Service Providers...

An internal FBI document shared with Joseph Cox of Motherboard by Ryan Shapiro of Property of the People gives a little more insight into law enforcement's data grabs. The Third Party Doctrine -- ushered into law by the Supreme Court decision that sai...

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