Oakland Creates Civilian Police Oversight Commission With Subpoena PowersOakland residents overwhelmingly approve a measure establishing an independent police commission to oversee the city's Police Department.
Feds Subpoena Chipotle Over California Norovirus OutbreakChipotle has been served with a federal subpoena as part of a criminal investigation tied to a norovirus outbreak at one of its restaurants.
SoCal State Senator Subpoenaed By Grand JuryA state senator from Southern California confirmed that he has been subpoenaed by a federal grand jury, days after another senator’s Capitol offices were searched by the FBI.
Google Fielding More Government Demands On User Searches, EmailsGoogle said it is fielding more legal demands from governments around the world seeking to learn more about the people using its Internet search engine, email and other services.
San Francisco DA Subpoenas Twitter In Protest CaseSocial networking giant Twitter has been subpoenaed by the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office, as prosecutors investigate a violent protest that took place in October.
Twitter Subpoenaed Over Threats At Tyson ShowSan Francisco-based Twitter & the NYPD were at odds this week over tweeted threats about prizefighter Mike Tyson's one-man show in Broadway...
Regulators Probe Bank's Role In Facebook IPORegulators are examining whether Morgan Stanley, the investment bank that shepherded Facebook through its highly publicized stock offering last week, selectively informed clients of an analyst's negative report about the company before the stock started trading.
White House Orders Review Of Energy Dept. Loan Guarantees After Solyndra BankruptcyThe White House has ordered a review of loan guarantees made by the Energy Department after the Fremont solar power company that got a half-billion-dollar federal loan went bankrupt.
Pandora Subpoenaed In Information-Sharing ProbeOnline radio service Pandora has received a subpoena from a federal grand jury investigating whether popular smartphone applications share information about their users with advertisers and other third parties.