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  1. Dark Market
    Cybethieves, Cybercops and You

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2011
    Investigative research into a hackers' cybermarket where cyberthieves exchange tricks and tips. The author finds the individuals who founded the site and also tackles the problem of policing these crimes which are undertaken across so many jurisdictions the thieves are virtually impossible to prosecute.
  2. Hacktivist Jeremy Hammond Sentenced to 10 Years
    His Idealism Remains at Large

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2013
    28-year-old political activist Jeremy Hammond was sentenced to 10 years in prison and three years of supervised release at the Federal District Court for the Southern District of New York. This was the maximum sentence he could receive after his non-cooperating plea deal.
  3. Richard O'Dwyer: living with the threat of extradition
    Student who set up website posting links to TV and film content fears being used as a guinea pig by Hollywood giants

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2012
    Richard O'Dwyer's web-linking site would place him at the heart of the titanic running battle between the Hollywood giants – struggling to keep their beleaguered business model intact in the online era – and a new digital generation unwilling to play by the old rules.
  4. US military taps 'sock puppets'
    Fake personas on social websites to manipulate and influence opinion

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2011
    A new $2.76 million dollar 'counter-terrorism' initiative to create a pro-America online presence using fake online personas is underway. These interventions will not be conducted in English or on American sites, but will be Arabic, Farsi, Urdu, and Pashtu speaking "sock-puppets".

Experts on Cyberlaw in the Sources Directory

  1. Council of Europe
  2. International Telecommunication Union

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