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Attorney: Girl accused in stabbing belongs in juvenile court (UPDATE)

Waukesha Police Detective Michelle Trussoni testifies during a preliminary hearing for two girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please the horror character Slender Man, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 at the Waukesha County courthouse in Waukesha, Wis. (AP Photo/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Michael Sears)

One of two Wisconsin girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please the horror character Slender Man should face a lesser charge in juvenile court because she thought she had to kill her friend to protect herself and her family from the creature, her attorney argued Monday.

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BLAWG LOG: Boyden on employers’ requests for Facebook logins

I see that noted cybercrime expert Orin Kerr, a law professor at George Washington University, was on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal this morning, and his comments in the first few minutes of this recording basically sum up what I had to say on potential employers requesting social networking login information in job interviews: it’s unclear, but such activity may be prohibited by federal law.

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