Posts Tagged ‘ACLU’

February 12th, 2015 - 2:06 pm § in Misc.

Oregon woman sues cops over videotaping police

“A cell phone video is driving a federal lawsuit in Oregon where a Portland woman is suing the city. Carrie Medina says police took her phone after she used it to record and broadcast the arrest of a man two years ago, reports CBS News.“ You can go on YouTube and find dozens of videos [&[...]

October 28th, 2014 - 9:26 am § in Misc.

Are You Reading The Seattle Times, Or Is The FBI Reading Your Computer?

The goal was laudable enough: Catch a hacker emailing bomb threats to an Olympia-area high school. And the FBI did get their man, er, boy. (The perp was a 15-year-old.) That was in 2007, seven years ago, when a different sheriff was running the Department of Justice, the FBI’s parent organizat[...]