XXX v. Persons Unknown

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Claim to remove the claimant's name from the judgment in a ransomware attack due to sensitivity of information involved

XXX v. Persons Unknown [2022] EWHC 2776 (KB) In the High Court of Justice, King’s Bench Division Case Number QB-2022-001083 Before Justice Cavanagh Decided on October 25, 2022 Relevancy of the Case: Claim to remove the claimant’s name from the … Read More

Siobhain Crosbie v. Caroline Ley

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Claim for defamation due to merged Google listing of the claimant and defendant

Siobhain Crosbie v. Caroline Ley [2023] EWHC 2626 (KB) In the High Court of Justice, King’s Bench Division, Media and Communications List Case Number QB-2020-004248 Before Justice Julian Knowles Decided on November 01, 2023 Relevancy of the Case: Claim for … Read More

Re C (Change of Forename: Child in Care)

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Changing the forename of a child in care due to potential possibility of cyber bullying in the future

Re C (Change of Forename: Child in Care) [2023] EWHC 2813 (Fam) In the High Court of Justice, Family Division Case Number LS23C50158 Before Justice Cobb Decided on November 09, 2023 Relevancy of the Case:¬†Changing the forename of a child … Read More

Johanna Kaschke v. David Osler

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Claim for defamation in a blog article when the article title does not name the claimant

Johanna Kaschke v. David Osler [2010] EWHC 1075 (QB) In the High Court of Justice, Queen’s Bench Division Case Number HQ08X01628 Before Justice Eady Decided on May 13, 2010 Relevancy of the Case: Claim for defamation in a blog article … Read More

R. v. SA

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Consideration of mitigating factors in a sentencing hearing for non-consensual publication of an intimate video

R. v. SA 2023 ABCJ 111 In the Alberta Court of Justice Docket 220944086P1 Before Justice J.J. Stuffco Decided on May 03, 2023 Relevancy of the Case: Consideration of mitigating factors in a sentencing hearing for non-consensual publication of an … Read More

R. v. Coban

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Admissibility of social media statements in an online sextortion trial under the traditional exception to the hearsay rule

R. v. Coban 2021 BCSC 2297 In the Supreme Court of British Columbia Docket 078463 Before Justice Devlin Decided on November 25, 2021 Relevancy of the Case:¬†Admissibility of social media statements in an online sextortion trial under the traditional exception … Read More

R. v. Coban

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Is presenting evidence from the accused's other cases prejudicial in a trial for blackmailing and extortion of a minor girl?

R. v. Coban 2021 BCSC 1855 In the Supreme Court of British Columbia Docket X078463 Before Justice Devlin Decided on September 23, 2021 Relevancy of the Case: Is presenting evidence from the accused’s other cases prejudicial in a trial for … Read More

Boddie v. American Broadcasting Companies, Inc.

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Reasonable expectation of privacy during an interview and the validity of the interviewee's consent

Boddie v. American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. 731 F.2d 333 In the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit Case Number 82-3420 Before Senior Circuit Judge Brown, Circuit Judge Keith, and Circuit Judge Wellford Decided on April 06, 1984 … Read More

United States v. Smith

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Appeal against conviction in an insider trading case based on illegally recorded voicemail conversation

United States v. Smith 155 F.3d 1051 In the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Case Number 97-50137 Before Circuit Judge O’Scannlain, Circuit Judge Trott, and Circuit Judge Fernandez Decided on August 25, 1998 Relevancy of the … Read More