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Looks Like Huawei Might Be Screwed This Time [Update: Huawei Responded]

The Department of Justice announced on Thursday that it was unsealing a superseding indictment against Chinese tech giant Huawei, charging the company and several of its affiliates under a law traditionally used to take down sprawling criminal syndicates that operated under multiple layers of secrecy.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Crime, China, Espionage, Department Of Justice, Sanctions, Huawei, Racketeering, Trade War, Corporate Espionage, US China Trade War, Trade Theft


Looks Like Huawei Might Be Screwed This Time

The Department of Justice announced on Thursday that it was unsealing a superseding indictment against Chinese tech giant Huawei, charging the company and several of its affiliates under a law traditionally used to take down sprawling criminal syndicates that operated under multiple layers of secrecy.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Crime, China, Espionage, Department Of Justice, Sanctions, Huawei, Racketeering, Trade War, Corporate Espionage, US China Trade War, Trade Theft


Elite Baltimore police unit robbed with impunity, sold guns and drugs, loaned guns and armor to civilians sent to commit robberies

Detectives Marcus Taylor and Daniel Hersl of Baltimore's elite, seven-member Gun Trace Task Force are on trial for years of robbery, home invasions, drug dealing, gun dealing, and worse -- their defense is that they were not the primary participants in these activities, not that the crimes did not take place. (more…)
Tags: Post, Corruption, Crime, News, Maryland, Guns, Police, Impunity, War On Drugs, Baltimore, Racketeering, Marcus Taylor, Daniel Hersl, Gun Trace Task Force, Mafiyeh


For the next year, TV, newspapers, and the web will run massive ads from tobacco companies admitting that their products kill people, that they were engineered to be addictive, and that they covered this up

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=5&v=O8I39Yb2a_I After losing their 19-year court battle with the US Department of Justice, tobacco giants Altria, R.J. Reynolds, Lorillard and Philip Morris USA are now beginning to run their court-ordered "corrective statements" as full-page newspaper ads, major web display ads, and primetime TV spots, containing frank admissions that they violated federal racketeering and fraud laws when they conspired to cover up the fact that their products kill...
Tags: Videos, Video, Crime, News, Youtube, Cancer, Fraud, Fuck Cancer, Denialism, US Department of Justice, Philip Morris USA, Big Tobacco, Racketeering, altria spokesliar Murray Garnick, Altria R J Reynolds Lorillard


Chin is Not Guilty of Murder, According to Jurors

Chin is Not Guilty of Murder, According to Jurors The post Chin is Not Guilty of Murder, According to Jurors appeared first on Legal Reader.
Tags: Health, Doctor, Business, Murder, Legal, Medicine, Law, Mold, Medical, Court, Jury, Hospital, Trial, Outbreak, Judge, Lawyer


Why Energy Companies Are Accusing Greenpeace of Breaking Organized Crime Laws

Operators of the Dakota Access Pipeline filed a lawsuit against the environmental activist group Greenpeace on Tuesday that accuses the group of violating federal racketeering laws. The suit outlines sweeping claims of collusion between Greenpeace and numerous other organizations and individuals. It paints a picture…Read more...
Tags: Lawsuit, Science, Environmentalism, Greenpeace, Energy Transfer, Rico, Green Peace, Racketeering, Kasowitz, Dakota Access Pipeline, Slapp In The Face


Pharmacies Allegedly Overcharging for Commonly Prescribed Drugs

Pharmacies Allegedly Overcharging for Commonly Prescribed Drugs The post Pharmacies Allegedly Overcharging for Commonly Prescribed Drugs appeared first on Legal Reader.
Tags: Business, Lawsuit, Legal, Law, Insurance, Walgreens, Cigna, Customer, Benefit, Expense, Price, Patient, Drug, Viagra, Allegation, Claim


Prosecutors Allege Cadden Carelessly Shipped Contaminated Injections

Prosecutors Allege Cadden Carelessly Shipped Contaminated Injections The post Prosecutors Allege Cadden Carelessly Shipped Contaminated Injections appeared first on Legal Reader.
Tags: Doctor, Business, Death, Murder, Legal, Medicine, Law, Massachusetts, Defense, Jury, Fraud, Conspiracy, Kill, Trial, Back, Medication


Racketeering Lawsuit from Helga Glock v. Gaston Glock Dismissed in USA

Glock, with its commanding position in the US handgun market, is certainly a large juicy target for lawsuits. Indeed, it has been subjected to many and continues to fight others, but few would have expected that a RICO lawsuit against Glock would be filed by another Glock – Helga Glock, Gaston Glock’s ex-wife. In a salacious […] Read More … The post Racketeering Lawsuit from Helga Glock v. Gaston Glock Dismissed in USA appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Usa, Lawsuit, Guns, Drama, US, Divorce, Companies, Daily News, Glock, Rico, Racketeering, Helga Glock, Gaston Glock Dismissed, Glock Helga Glock Gaston Glock


Wells Fargo whistleblower describes bank's culture of blackballing threats and coerced corruption

On the latest Planet Money podcast (MP3), a former San Francisco Wells Fargo banker describes the bullying and coercion she faced from senior management while working at the bank's head office, and how the bank forced her out when she blew the whistle on fraud and then blacklisted her with other banks, forcing her out of the sector altogether. (more…)
Tags: Post, Corruption, News, Labor, Finance, San Francisco, Fraud, Piketty, Banksters, Class War, Wells Fargo, Boiler Rooms, Racketeering


Representative Chaka Fattah Found Guilty of Racketeering Conspiracy

The word came down yesterday from a federal jury in Philadelphia: Representative Chaka Fattah found guilty of racketeering conspiracy. It took the jury two-and-a-half days to reach the verdict in the month-long trial over Rep. Fattah’s (D-PA) masterminding a broad racketeering conspiracy that included taking bribes, misappropriating federal grant money & charitable contributions and defrauding campaign vendors.The post Representative Chaka Fattah Found Guilty of Racketeering Conspiracy appeared ...
Tags: Congress, Philadelphia, News & Politics, Federal Court, Fattah, Chaka Fattah, Rico, Racketeering


Shamed Megachurch Pastor Mark Driscoll Accused of Fraud and Racketeering in New Lawsuit 

Extra-manly megachurch pastor Mark Driscoll, who championed a brand of Christianity that focused a whole lot on being incredibly sexist and anti-gay, is being sued by former members of Mars Hill, the church he founded. The suit accuses Driscoll of fraud and racketeering, claiming he misappropriated church funds to try to make his book Real Marriage a success.Read more...
Tags: Fraud, Lawsuits, Seattle, Churches, Driscoll, Mars Hill, Mark Driscoll, Manly Douchebro Christianity, Sexism In Religion, Megachurches, Racketeering