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Bill Would Establish Cybersecurity Inspections, Impose Mandatory Penalties, and Compensate Consumers for Stolen Data

“United States Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Mark Warner (D-Va.) today introduced the Data Breach Prevention and Compensation Act to hold large credit reporting agencies (CRAs) – including Equifax – accountable for data breaches involving consumer data. The bill would … Continue reading

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Ashes of Woman’s Father Stolen from Front Porch of Arizona Home

The postal service is offering a $10,000 reward after someone stole a package containing the remains of Elyse Brink’s father. Brink spoke with Tuscon News Now and said her neighbor saw the package on the doorstep on Tuesday, but it… … Continue reading

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Defendant Must Be Aware of Child in Stolen Car to Be Charged With Kidnapping – Delgado v. State of Florida

Getting to know – and prove – the mindset of the defendant is an important part of my work as a Miami-Dade criminal defense attorney. To get a conviction for many crimes, prosecutors must show that the defendant had a … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Review Sought in Stolen Valor Act Case – United States v. Alvarez

Occasionally, I'll digress from the usual eclectic fare of this blog to share some interesting cases from around the country. I posted earlier about the Stolen Valor Act case arising from California. The case involved a man asserting his receipt … Continue reading

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Using remote tracking software to find stolen laptop may have violated federal wiretap statute

Clements-Jeffrey v. City of Springfield, Ohio, 2011 WL 3678397 (S.D. Ohio August 22, 2011) [PDF copy of opinion] Services that help track down stolen laptops and other lost mobile hardware are indispensable. Consider, for example, the year-long saga of Jeff … Continue reading

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