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Retaliation for critical tweets? PA Attorney General subpoenas Twitter accounts

May 20, 2010 Politisite 0

A spokesman for Pennsylvania Attorney General Tom Corbett said he didn’t subpoena the identity of anonymous Twitter critics because of their criticism. Corbett’s subpoena for the identities of the people behind two Twitter accounts spurred concern in tech and privacy circles this week. “A lot of people on blogs and Twitter are critical of the Attorney General,” said spokesman Kevin Harley. “That is not the purpose of this investigation.” Harley […]

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DNC 2012 Charlotte, Philadelphia, or Phoenix?

April 5, 2010 Politisite 0

A DNC source passes on a message from Tim Kaine, who is announcing today the date of the 2012 Democratic National Convention: It’s planned for the week of Sept. 3, 2012. He predicts, not unreasonably, that “we will renominate President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden and reaffirm our party’s values of equality, inclusion, diversity and respect.” Cities interested in hosting the convention — reportedly including Charlotte, N.C., Philadelphia […]