Department of Justice (DOJ)

Twitter Inc.’s declaratory-judgment action against the U.S. Department of Justice is the latest salvo brought by protransparency service providers seeking to publish more information about the secret government demands for user data they receive pursuant...

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On November 4, Marc Zwillinger was one of only two non-academic private attorneys invited to participate at the second public hearing of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board.  Mr. Zwillinger discussed recommendations for changes...

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The news media is reporting that the Administration is moving closer to acting on its long in the works plans for expanding wiretapping capability requirements under the Communications Assistance to Law Enforcement Act (“CALEA”), 42...

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In a long-awaited reversal of direction, the Department of Justice’s Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) released a Memorandum Opinion written earlier this year finding that the Wire Act no longer prohibited forms of gambling other than...

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In an appearance before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism yesterday (Tuesday, November 1), Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer provided insight into the Strategy to Combat Transnational Organized Crime (the “TOC Strategy”). ...

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DOJ Indicts Operators of Online Poker Sites

April 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

On Friday April 15th, federal prosecutors in the Southern District of New York unsealed an indictment charging eleven individuals affiliated with three of the world’s most popular online poker websites (Poker Stars, Full Tilt Poker,...

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