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FBI forensic lab misconduct could affect 2,600 convictions, 45 death row cases
Nearly every criminal case the FBI and US Justice Department has reviewed during a major investigation that began in 2012 regarding an FBI lab unit has involved flawed forensic testimony, The Washington Post reported.

30.07.2014 14:25

Brit accused of hacking the Fed hit with new charges by the FBI
Federal authorities in the United States have unsealed their fourth set of charges in nine months against Lauri Love, a 29-year-old British man accused of hacking US government and private sector websites.

25.07.2014 18:35

FBI entrapped suspects in almost all high-profile terrorism cases in US
A new report by Human Rights Watch accuses the FBI of using sting operations to entrap informants, creating terrorists out of law-abiding individuals and targeting American Muslims in the agency’s counterterrorism investigations.

21.07.2014 18:41

Friend of accused Boston Marathon bomber faces 25 years in prison
Azamat Tazhayakov, a friend of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, was found guilty of one count of obstruction of justice and one count of conspiracy to obstruct justice in the first trial related to the April 2013 bombing.

21.07.2014 17:21

​FBI warns driverless cars could become new 'lethal weapon' for terrorists
Self-driving cars are being assessed as a “game changing” vehicle and a potential “lethal weapon” according to an internal FBI report, and could be exploited by criminals or terrorists seeking to program explosive-stuffed cars to be self-driving bombs.

16.07.2014 18:20

Five men suing Obama administration after falling into ‘suspicious activity’ file
From photographing public works of art to bulk-buying computers, five Americans now have a record on file with US intelligence agencies for carrying out everyday activities. Thousands of unsuspecting Americans are also tagged in the database.

11.07.2014 10:33

Accused darkweb bazaar Silk Road creator loses dismissal bid
Charges against Ross Ulbricht – the man US authorities say created the black market website Silk Road – will not be dropped, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. He is accused of narcotics trafficking, money laundering, and other crimes related to the site.

09.07.2014 21:21

Insane Clown Posse takes on FBI and loses: Juggalos classified as gang
A federal judge has dismissed the lawsuit brought by the Insane Clown Posse (ICP), a Detroit rap duo with a large and obsessive fan base, against the US Justice Department and the FBI in retaliation for classifying its fans as members of a criminal gang.

09.07.2014 18:30

FBI, NSA targets Muslim-American lawyers, rights activists
The National Security Agency has been tracing the email communications of prominent Muslim-Americans, including civil rights activists, lawyers and even a political candidate, according to the latest batch of Snowden revelations.

09.07.2014 04:50

Senior US Senator alleges Cuban govt behind prostitution scandal
A senior US senator has reportedly asked the Justice Department to investigate the Cuban government’s involvement in a plot to derail his political career by planting an explosive story regarding involvement with underage prostitutes.

08.07.2014 03:31

From GI Jane to Jihad Judy? Colorado teen arrested en route to assist ISIS militants
A Colorado woman was arrested by federal authorities in Denver, allegedly for providing assistance to Islamist insurgents currently battling government forces in both Syria and Iraq, and for plotting an offense against the US.

02.07.2014 23:09

168 children rescued, 281 pimps arrested in mass sex-trafficking sting
A week-long operation across the US against child sex trafficking has resulted in the rescue of almost 170 children and the arrest of 281 pimps, according to the FBI.

24.06.2014 02:34

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