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U.S. v. Auernheimer Trial Date Moved

U.S. v. Auernheimer has been moved to October 29, 2012 at 9:30 am in the Federal District Court for New Jersey, Newark, room 5C.   Omnibus motions are due on September 19, 2012 with opposition papers due on October 3, 2012.  The Omnibus hearing is currently scheduled for October 10, 2012 at 10:30 am. The Firm represents the defendant Andrew Auernheimer, who has been accused of one count of conspiracy to violate the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act as well as one count of identity theft. U.S. v. Auerheimer, 11-CR-470 (D.N.J.) (SDW).]]]]> ]]>

Road to Nowhere

In Liminae: The Road to Nowhere

It takes us about six hours to drive to the rural state jail (that’s owned by two judges) the Feds contracted with to hold our client. Accused of computer crimes, he can’t effectively review evidence in jail – there’s no practical access to computers in the gulag. They’ve seized all his assets claiming they’re the ill-gotten gains of crimes the government can’t identify, and their computer forensics – if you can call them that – have no scientific basis and are full of basic errors and typos. In my decade as a federal criminal defense lawyer doing computer cases across the country, I’ve never come across a case where the government was so completely off.

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Guilty Until Proven Innocent

A defendant’s view from the trenches of federal criminal court This post is originally published to Substack. You can read and follow us there.

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