Judge Won't Toss Ex-Reuters Editor's Hacking Evidence

Law360, New York (March 24, 2014, 8:22 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Monday refused to suppress digital evidence and statements gathered by the government in a case against a former Reuters social media editor who allegedly helped the hacker group Anonymous break into the Los Angeles Times’ website and alter content.

Matthew Keys had argued that by permitting the seizure of every type of electronic media, the warrant used to obtain his belongings was overbroad, but U.S. District Judge Kimberly J. Mueller found that no case law could support Keys’ claims that his...
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