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Ellicott City man charged in massive spamming scheme

NEWARK, N.J. — Three men were charged Tuesday in a computer hacking and spamming scheme that federal prosecutors in New Jersey said compromised the personal information of 60 million people and netted more than $2 million in profits. Timothy Livingston, ...

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PBJ with SPAM?

It’s a marriage made in hog heaven: SPAM maker Hormel Foods announced Thursday that it’s buying Skippy peanut butter from Unilever.

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Why spam emails are called ‘spam’

In my Maryland Lawyer story today about spam litigation, I mentioned how appellate court decisions in Maryland and California both upheld the constitutionality of the states’ spam deterrence laws. But they also provided as part of their opinions the origins ...

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