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UK government brands trolls 'baying cowards' ahead of stiff, new prison sentences

Planned new laws could put British Internet abusers behind bars for up to two years.

By October 20, 2014

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Use Glossed.it to save interesting sentences on the Web

Skip the overloaded Webclippers, and start using Glossed.it.

By March 3, 2014

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Hacker sentenced to three years for breaching police sites

A man said to be affiliated with the hacking collective Anonymous gets prison time for breaking into police and municipal Web sites in Utah, New York, Missouri, and California.

By September 12, 2013

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Bradley Manning sentenced to 35 years in prison

Prosecutors had urged a minimum of 60 years for the U.S. Army soldier who had been convicted for passing classified documents to WikiLeaks.

By August 21, 2013

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Uber exec wanted to 'dig up dirt' on journalists

The popular ride-sharing service has a controversy on its hands after a senior executive said he wanted to investigate reporters critical of the company.

By November 18, 2014

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Final Pirate Bay co-founder to soon be behind bars in Sweden

After avoiding incarceration for five years for an illegal file-sharing conviction, Fredrik Neij will soon be handed over to Swedish authorities.

By November 5, 2014

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Pirate Bay co-founder Fredrik Neij arrested in Thailand

Neij was living in Laos but was caught by authorities at the Laos-Thailand border. He went on the lam after his conviction in Sweden in 2009 for sharing copyright-protected files.

By November 4, 2014

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Pirate Bay founder gets two-year sentence in hacking case

Gottfrid Svartholm Warg has been sentenced to jail time for allegedly hacking into a company from which he made illegal money transfers.

By June 20, 2013

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LulzSec case in U.K. brings sentences for 4 men

Core members of LulzSec have been sentenced for their campaigns -- and according to the defense, some of the victims were "thoroughly deserving" of what happened to them.

By May 16, 2013

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AT&T 'hacker' and Internet troll sentenced to over three years

Andrew Auernheimer, professional Internet troll, is a uniquely unsympathetic defendant. But even his detractors are protesting a 41-month prison sentence that a federal judge levied today.

By March 18, 2013