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POOR
JUDGMENT

UK ACTOR IS SENT TO PRISON FOR
SIMPLY OWNING A VINTAGE FIREARM

SEEKING
JUSTICE

FORMER CBS REPORTER SHARYL ATTKISSON FILES
LAWSUIT AGAINST THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FOR
HACKING INTO HER COMPUTERS

As Americans, we like to believe we have more freedom
than citizens of many other countries, and that we don't
have to worry about our own federal government violating
our right to privacy by spying on us without a warrant.
That's what former cbs News correspondent Sharyl
Attkisson believed-before, as she claims in a new lawsuit,
the Obama administration hacked into her computers to
monitor her reporting on the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,
Firearms and Explosives (batfe) Fast and Furious scandal.
Now the author of a blockbuster new book,
"Stonewalled," and no longer with cbs, Attkisson is suing
the Justice Department (doj) over the hacking of her
computers. Seeking $35 million in damages, Attkisson says
that three computer forensics exams show that hackers
used sophisticated methods to monitor her work between
2011 and 2013.
"I just think it's important to send a message that people
shouldn't be victimized and throw up their hands and
think there's nothing they can do and they're powerless,"
Attkisson said in a Fox News interview.
Attkisson claims the intruders installed software to
steal data and obtain passwords on her home and work
computers. She also charges that the hackers monitored her
audio using a Skype account.
The doj has denied any involvement in the hacking.
Hopefully the truth will come out in court, possibly further
helping Americans to learn more of the truth about the
Fast and Furious scandal that Attorney General Eric Holder's
doj has attempted to cover up for so many years.

A well-known British actor and avid gun collector
has been sentenced to prison for possession of a
collectible pistol-even though the judge said he
knew there was no criminal intent.
Kevin Burgon was the tank driver in the film
"Fury." Despite being a collector and having no
intentions of using the pistol for harm, the model
citizen won't be released from prison until early 2018.
"I accept you had no malicious intent with the
gun, you are a man with interest of memorabilia
of this type," UK Judge Howard Crowson said as
he sentenced actor and military enthusiast Burgon
to three years and four months in prison for
possessing a collectible 1937 Beretta handgun and
49 rounds of ammunition.
"But these are very serious offences, and you
know the sentences in cases of this nature are
particularly Draconian unless there are truly
exceptional circumstances.
"It is my duty to impose this sentence on you."
The judge didn't explain how holding a harmless
gun collector in prison for more than three years
will actually make anyone safer.
A federal appeals
court has ruled that
the Environmental
Protection Agency does
not have the authority to
regulate lead bullets.
The u.s. Court of
Appeals for the District
of Columbia, in response
to environmental groups insisting the epa should regulate lead
bullets, ruled that the agency had no such authority.
"We agree with epa that it lacks statutory authority to regulate
the type of spent bullets and shot identified in the environmental
groups' petition," Judge David Tatel wrote for the court.
Environmental groups were challenging an earlier dismissal by
a lower court.
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