The Democratic National Committee has filed a lawsuit in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York against the Russian Government, numerous top officials in the Trump Campaign, and the WikiLeaks organization. The lawsuit alleges that Trump campaign officials conspired with the Russian government to help Donald Trump win the 2016 presidential election by hacking the computer networks of the Democratic Party and releasing the information found.
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DNC Files RICO Lawsuit Against Russian Government, Trump Campaign Officials, WikiLeaks
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Tagged: 2016 Presidential Election, RICO, Russia, SDNY, Trump
Federal Judge in New York Holds Embedded Tweet Violates Copyright of Tweeter
In a somewhat surprising holding, a US district court judge in New York recently held that a news organization's embedding of someone else's tweet with copyrighted material violates the tweeter's right to exclusive display of the tweet.
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