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contempt

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Judge holds himself in contempt for his cell phone

A Michigan judge holds himself in contempt of court and pays a $25 fine after his smartphone interrupts legal proceedings. "Judges are humans," he says. "They're not above the rules."

By April 16, 2013

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How Apple, Microsoft can stop NBC's Olympic contempt

While NBC continues to receive deserved criticism for its Olympic myopia by refusing to show events live on TV, it's the advertisers who are complicit and therefore have the power to change NBC's habits.

By July 29, 2012

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Juror found guilty of contempt for online chat with defendant

A juror in a UK trial contacts a defendant on Facebook, where they have a long chat about things. She is found guilty of contempt of court, as is the defendant.

By June 15, 2011

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Actress in anti-Islam film seeks sanctions against Google

Actress who won a court decision ordering the removal of controversial film seeks contempt of court ruling against the Web giant for allegedly failing to comply with the order.

By March 25, 2014

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Lavabit loses appeal on technicality

A federal appeals court tells Ladar Levison, of the now-moribund email service Lavabit, that he didn't clearly articulate the legal issues at stake in his contempt of court appeal.

By April 16, 2014

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It's war! Siri mocks Google Glass

Try saying "OK Glass" to Siri and she now offers responses that are barbed with a tinge of contempt.

By August 26, 2013

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Familiarity and contempt

By July 7, 2004

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U.K. regulator to Google: Delete Street View data -- or else

The Information Commissioner's Office says Google must delete its Street View data within 35 days or face a criminal offense for contempt of court.

By June 21, 2013

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Judge: Child porn suspect doesn't need to decrypt files

Earlier court order requiring a Wisconsin suspect in underage porn case to decrypt his hard drives for the FBI by the end of the day Tuesday -- or face contempt of court -- has been lifted.

By June 4, 2013

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EchoStar says appeals court stays ruling on DVR workaround

Dish Network DVRs can temporarily remain functioning despite Tuesday's contempt ruling.

By June 3, 2009