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Uber escapes London court date -- because its drivers are already in the dock

UK transport authorities have dropped legal action on controversial e-hailing app Uber because the courts are tied up with cases relating to individual drivers.

By July 3, 2014

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140 characters make a sentence as police tweet from court for a day

Order, order! West Midlands Police is tweeting from Birmingham Magistrates Court for a day.

By April 19, 2011

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Suspected LulzSec hacker out on bail and banned from the Internet

Hacking suspect Jake Davis is out on bail today following an appearance at Westminster Magistrates' Court. The 18-year-old from the Shetland Isles has been banned from the Web ahead of his trial on 30 August.

By August 1, 2011

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Broken mobile sparks man's £35,000 phone shop rampage

A man who became enraged by T-Mobile staff's refusal to give him a refund caused £35,000 worth of damage, a court has heard.

By August 2, 2012

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​Government threatens legal action for Sydney UberX drivers

UberX drivers in Sydney are now being issued with warning letters from the government threatening legal action and significant fines if they continue to drive for the ridesharing service.

By June 17, 2014

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Anti-abortion Anonymous hacker arrested in U.K.

After stealing tens of thousands of database records from an abortion provider, hacker James Jeffery is arrested, brought to court, and called a "zealot" and "able hacker" by the judge.

By March 11, 2012

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Batman arrested for burglary

A man who dressed as Batman and delivered a wanted man to his local cop shop has now been arrested for burglary — and his accomplice is the same man he took in to the police last month.

By April 17, 2013

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Man jailed for rating sex performance on Facebook

A Bendigo, Victoria, man has been jailed for a Facebook page that rates the sexual performance of women in his area.

By August 20, 2012

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Justice Dept. defends warrantless cell phone tracking

In a novel privacy case, Obama administration tells an appeals court that police should be able to learn the locations of mobile devices without a search warrant.

By February 13, 2010

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U.K. police charge 10 people with Zeus fraud

Authorities say that the Eastern European suspects were engaged in activities related to theft of millions of pounds from online bank accounts.

By September 30, 2010