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NYPD Officer Nearly Runs Over Man, Beats Him, Gets Probation

June 6, 2011

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  by  neoliminal  What would happen to you if you nearly ran a pedestrian over with your car then, when the pedestrian slaps your car and yells at you, you jump out and beat the man in the face with a bat? Jail? Not if you have a get-away-with-crime-free pass issued by the police department. Officer Marc […]

5 Years in Jail for Embedding a YouTube Video?

June 3, 2011

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Image: jscreationzs / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Is it possible that our copyright laws could be made even more draconian? So much so that a person could go to prison for five years for the unspeakable crime of embedding a YouTube video on their blog or website? Apparently, the answer is yes. Three Senators want to amend the […]