Tag Archive: Justice

Huawei charged with fraud and obstruction by U.S. Department of Justice

Multiple counts of bank and wire fraud, obstruction of justice, and theft of trade secrets brought against the company and its CFO.

The U.S. Justice Department has announced that Huawei Telecom, the company’s Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou, and two unnamed affiliates have been charged with bank and wire fraud in order to violate trade sanctions against the country of Iran today. In an indictment totaling 13 counts, the DoJ says that Huawei lied to banking institutions and the  [Read More…]

The U.S. Justice Department is appealing the AT&T and Time Warner deal

Not even a month after AT&T purchased Time Warner for $ 85 billion, the U.S. Justice Department is now appealing the deal.

A court document was filed on Thursday, July 12, confirming the news. The appeal is being led by District Court Judge Richard Leon.

Per CNBC, Leon noted in his 200-page appeal filing that “the government failed to meet its burden to establish that the deal would significantly decrease competition.”

On June 15, AT&T officially completed its  [Read More…]

Huawei is being criminally investigated by the U.S. Justice Department

The department claims Huawei violated sanctions with Iran.

Like it says above the title of this article, the hits really do keep coming against Huawei. According to a new report from The Wall Street Journal, Huawei is now being criminally investigated by the United States Justice Department for violating sanctions the U.S. has with Iran.

Unfortunately, that’s about all we know for the time being. It’s uncertain how deep into the investigation the Justice Department is, and  [Read More…]

JYDGE review: Doling out sweet cyberpunk justice

When the future is overrun by gangs of violent cyberpunks, send in the JYDGE!

In the distant future, humanity lives in futuristic megacities like Edenbyrg, where crime is rampant and the only solution is swift, violent justice. The only solution is the JYDGE.

JYDGE was developed by 10tons, the team behind another fantastic twin-stick shooter, Neon Chrome. In it, you play JYDGE, a cybernetic enforcement officer who is sent into the most dangerous situations to take out  [Read More…]

Google pledges to help initiate criminal justice reform

The company has committed to doubling its investment in organizations working to help solve the issue of mass incarceration.

As a company, Google isn’t one to shy away from political topics. It’s come out in support of gender equality, immigrants, and now it’s taking a stance against mass incarceration.

Google.org, in particular, has pledged to donate $ 11.5 million in grants to organizations across the country working on reforming the criminal justice system. From the official blog  [Read More…]

Even the Justice League will be jealous of these Batman and Superman themes

Tell me … does your theme bleed awesomeness?

We’re ready to see Batman and Superman duke it out for a few hours before they team up to beat down Facebook founder lookalike Lex Luthor. They’re even bringing along a Wonder Woman we have a lot of hope for and an Aquaman that I’m gonna cheer on even if he’s not the Aquaman I’d prefer. (I’ll take as much Aquaman as I can, but could we get  [Read More…]

Not so fast, AT&T! U.S. Justice Department sues to block T-Mobile merger.

The United States Justice Department has officially come out against AT&T’s proposed acquisition of T-Mobile’s USA unit. Citing concerns about a lack of competition that would result from the merger, the Justice Department has filed a lawsuit seeking a court order to block the deal from taking place.

Bloomberg News was first to discover the filing and note that the government argues, “AT&T’s elimination  [Read More…]