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2012-01-19 13:37:30

The U.S. government's request that the journals Science and Nature withhold scientific information related to the genetically modified H5N1 virus because of biosecurity concerns does not violate the First Amendment, say two Georgetown University professors.

2012-01-17 13:00:00

Nuix is proud to announce that the Criminal Investigations division of the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as well as divisions of the U.S.

2011-12-21 14:00:00

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US Government Calls Online Poker Site Ponzi Scheme
2011-09-21 05:35:16

The US government claims that Full Tilt, an online gambling site based in Dublin, Ireland, is a ponzi scheme.

2011-07-18 09:56:00

NEW YORK, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- While Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) prosecutions in the United States continued apace, the first half of 2011 showed some signs that judicial decisions and congressional scrutiny were leading to more - or, in some cases, less - clarity concerning the scope of the statute and the government's enforcement policy, according to global law firm Shearman & Sterling's semiannual report, "Recent Trends and Patterns in FCPA Enforcement," part of the...

2011-07-15 09:30:00

NEW YORK, July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study by TNS, the world's largest custom research firm, reveals that 87% of Americans with $500,000 or more in investable assets agree that the size of the US government's deficit is a major concern for them.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.