Feds subpoena Reason to ID commenters who were insufficiently respectful of robed political hack

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June 9, 2015
Posted in LAND News, News

"Last week the Department of Justice issued a grand jury subpoena to the libertarian media site Reason.com, demanding that it identify six visitors to the site. The subpoena letter, obtained and published by blogger Ken White, lists trollish comments made by those six Reason readers that -- whether seriously or in jest -- call for violence against Katherine Forrest, the New York judge who presided over the Silk Road trial and late last month sentenced Silk Road creator Ross Ulbricht to life in prison. ... The subpoena calls for Reason.com to hand over data about the six users, including their IP addresses, account information, phone numbers, email addresses, billing information, and devices associated with them." [h/t Wendy McElroy] (06/08/15)


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