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Conviction

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Appeals court overturns conviction of AT&T hacker 'Weev'

A federal appeals court rules that Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer was tried in the wrong state and overturns his conviction under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.

By Apr. 11, 2014

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AT&T iPad hacker appeals conviction

Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer argues that accessing a non-password protected portion of AT&T's Web site did not violate the law because the information was freely available on the Internet.

By Jul. 2, 2013

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U.K. judge nixes Twitter bomb joke conviction

In 2010, Paul Chambers tweeted about "blowing [Robin Hood Airport] sky high" and was convicted for that "menacing" electronic outburst. On appeal, that decision gets thrown out.

By Jul. 27, 2012

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France sees first conviction under new antipiracy law

A man is ordered to pay fine for failing to secure his Internet connection, which was used to pirate copyrighted songs. Hey, what happened to the U.S. version of graduated response?

By Sep. 13, 2012

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Splinter Cell: Conviction (photos)

Sam Fisher is back and he's on a mission to find his daughter's killer. Arguably gaming's most intimidating interrogator, players will use Sam's expansive arsenal of moves to unravel a conspiracy filled with twists and turns. There's a lot to love in the franchise's latest chapter, so here's what we thought of the Xbox 360 and PC exclusive.

10 Images By Apr. 19, 2010

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Splinter Cell: Conviction: A sneaking suspicion

Sam Fisher is back and he's on a mission to find his daughter's killer. Arguably gaming's most intimidating interrogator, players will use Sam's expansive arsenal of moves to unravel a conspiracy filled with twists and turns. There's a lot to love in the franchise's latest chapter, so here's what we thought of the Xbox 360 and PC exclusive.

By Apr. 19, 2010

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preGAME 10: Splinter Cell: Conviction

This week on preGAME we bring in fellow CNET editor Scott Stein to help us take a look at all the stealthy goodness Splinter Cell: Conviction has to offer. We'll chat with Scott about all the week's gaming news and check out a brand-new trailer for Gears of War 3, which is due out in April 2011.

By Apr. 13, 2010

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preGAME 10: Splinter Cell: Conviction

This week on preGAME, we bring in fellow CNET editor Scott Stein to help us take a look at all the stealthy goodness Splinter Cell: Conviction has to offer. We'll chat with Scott about all the week's gaming news and check out a brand-new trailer for Gears of War 3, which is due out in April 2011.

By Apr. 23, 2010

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Game trailer: Splinter Cell: Conviction

Preview of Splinter Cell: Conviction.

Feb. 17, 2010

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Police Blotter: Web searches lead to murder conviction

A San Francisco Bay Area man who gunned down a mother walking with her four-year-old child was convicted in part based on his Web searches for handguns, silencers, and videos showing real-life murders.

By Feb. 12, 2010