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Penis-Pump Judge Denies Charges; Porn on PC?

Penis-Pump Judge Denies Charges; Porn on PC?

Jul 15, 2004 8:03 AM PDT
Judge Donald D. Thompson, the Oklahoma jurist accused of using a penis pump during trials, is also accused of having sexually explicit pictures on his state-owned computer. He now faces a Sept. 13 trial date.
Justice Department Struggles to Retain Control of Patriot Act

Justice Department Struggles to Retain Control of Patriot Act

Jul 14, 2004 8:15 AM PDT
In the final stretch for the Bush Administration to keep the controversial Patriot Act intact before sections of it are slated to expire, the Justice Department stood before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday with a 29-page report.

Paris Hilton Loses Privacy Case

Jul 13, 2004 1:00 PM PDT
Hotel heiress and naughty party girl Paris Hilton took a hit from a Los Angeles court this week after a judge dismissed Hilton's $30 million privacy invasion lawsuit against Kahatani Ltd., a Panama City, Fla.-based porn company.
'Markman' Ruling Issued

'Markman' Ruling Issued

Jul 13, 2004 10:41 AM PDT
The long-awaited "Markman ruling" was issued by Judge James Ware late Monday evening and the results are mixed for both the defendants, New Destiny Internet Group et all, and the plaintiff, Acacia Media Technologies.
Federal Court Won’t Rehear Adult Ordinance

Federal Court Won’t Rehear Adult Ordinance

Jul 13, 2004 8:13 AM PDT
A federal appeals court on Monday refused a petition to rehear a case seeking to strike the city of Spokane’s ordinances regulating existing adult-oriented businesses. The case involved World Wide Video, which has four retail shops in the Spokane area that sell all types of adult products, from DVDs to books to adult toys.

Prosecutors Try to Halt ISP Suit During Child Porn Probe

Jul 12, 2004 10:02 AM PDT
Prosecutors in Pennsylvania have asked a judge to freeze a free speech lawsuit brought by an Internet service provider while a grand jury probes whether the company and its subsidiary distributed child pornography.
Police Charge Microsoft Worker With Stealing Data

Police Charge Microsoft Worker With Stealing Data

Jul 9, 2004 3:28 PM PDT
Search engine Alta Vista reached a victory Friday with the arrest of a Microsoft Corp. employee accused of stealing its corporate data. Alta Vista is owned by Microsoft competitor Overture Services, Inc., which is owned by Yahoo, Inc.
Adobe Gets Nailed for Patent Infringement

Adobe Gets Nailed for Patent Infringement

Jul 9, 2004 8:15 AM PDT
Tech giant Adobe Systems has been hit with a patent infringement lawsuit filed by four Colorado-based inventors, Jeffrey Alan Hughes, Lai-Chong May Chan, Richard Stephen Elliott, and Robert William Pinna.

Nevada Residents Spar Over Brothels

Jul 8, 2004 12:24 PM PDT
To brothel or not to brothel, that is the question for many Nevada residents this week as they spar over whether to add a question to the November ballot that would effectively kill off the brothel industry in part of the only state with legalized prostitution.

JPEG Patent Lawsuit Gets Hot

Jul 7, 2004 11:57 AM PDT
More than 20 of the most powerful U.S. technology companies filed a lawsuit Wednesday claiming that a JPEG patent held by Austin, Texas-based Forgent Networks is being wrongly enforced.


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