Archives for March 2000
||MITNICK TO TESTIFY BEFORE SENATE COMMITTEE|
Kevin Mitnick will be in Washington DC today to testify before
the Senate Governmental Affairs Committee as they ponder the security
of the federal government's information systems. It's ironic that the
same government that kept him locked away for so long is now interested
in hearing his opinions. We can only hope they actually pay attention.
||MPAA CONTINUES INTIMIDATION CAMPAIGN|
It appears just about anyone who became part of the massive DeCSS mirror campaign is now also being targeted by the Motion Picture Association of America.
||SECRET SERVICE HARASSING BERNIE S AGAIN|
Five years to the day after Bernie S. was arrested at gunpoint and subjected to nearly 17 months of imprisonment by the United States Secret Service, agents of the USSS have again begun some kind of cat and mouse game, the nature of which has yet to be revealed.
||NEW LAWSUIT THREAT FROM NBC|
Apparently the corporate media feels it not only owns the Internet, but that it can control opinions and expression as well. Late Wednesday we received an email from NBC threatening to sue us for owning the domain name fucknbc.com.
||TRIAL DATE SET IN DECSS CASE - WORLD RENOWNED LEGAL TEAM TAKES CASE|
The DVD playing field appeared to be more level last Monday, when new attorneys representing 2600 won a favorable trial date.