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  1. Kim Dotcom has asked the US government to give him his jet ski...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | SFGate

    Tech mogul Kim Dotcom has appealed a US court ruling that seized vast amounts of his property and assets, including millions of dollars worth of cash, TVs, jet skis, luxury watches and sports cars. The operation was conducted at the behest of the FBI, which believes Dotcom was the kingpin of an internet piracy ring that earned $175m providing access to illegally copied music and movies files.

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  2. Kim Dotcom appeals US seizure of his millions, jet skis, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Ars Technica

    Kim Dotcom and his co-defendants have filed an appeal to the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, arguing that the long list of property that was seized under American civil forfeiture was done so improperly. Last month, a New Zealand court found in favor of the Megaupload founder's attempt to halt the American government forfeiture of his New Zealand-held assets.

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  3. Megaupload Takes U.S. Government's Asset Seizures to Appeals CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Billboard

    On Wednesday, Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom and his cohorts requested a federal appeals court review a Virginia federal judge's decisions pertaining to criminal charges. The case has been pending since early 2012 when the U.S. Department of Justice caused the shutdown of the once-popular file-storage website and accused Dotcom and others of aiding and abetting massive copyright infringement and violating racketeering laws.

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  4. Kim Dotcom Appeals To Reclaim $67M From U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | [H]ard OCP

    Kim Dotcom wants his millions back from the U.S. ? Good luck with that. If there is one thing the U.S. is good at, it is keeping your money once they have it.

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  5. New Doco Sets Sights On NZ In 5 EyesRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Scoop

    ... events have revealed more to the story of the Five Eyes alliance. The raid and arrest of Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom lead to the revelation that the GCSB had illegally spied on the New Zealand resident on behalf of the FBI. A further 88 Kiwi's ...

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  6. Interviews: Ask Kim Dotcom a QuestionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Slashdot

    He was the founder of Megaupload, its successor Mega , New Zealand's Internet Party , and is the world's greatest Modern Warfare 3 player. He was born Kim Schmitz, but you know him better as Kim Dotcom.

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  7. Interviews: Ask Kim Dotcom a QuestionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Slashdot

    He was the founder of Megaupload, its successor Mega , New Zealand's Internet Party , and is the world's greatest Modern Warfare 3 player. He was born Kim Schmitz, but you know him better as Kim Dotcom.

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  8. Kim Dotcom Wins Another Round in NZ CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | TalkLeft

    Despite a ruling by a federal judge in Virginia several months ago holding that Kim Dotcom cannot defend against the forfeiture of his assets because of the fugitive disentitlement doctrine, a New Zealand Court this week has granted DotCom's request for an Order prohibiting the Crown in New Zealand from proceeding to register the subsequent is seeking his extradition on criminal charges. Dotcom is fighting that request in the New Zealand Courts.

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  9. Kim Dotcom clings to assetsRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Advanced-television.com

    Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom looks set to reclaim cash and possessions - including cars and houses - seized during raids in 2012. A high court in New Zealand said Dotcom's lawyers could challenge US law enforcement efforts to seize the assets.

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  10. Judgment: Dotcom v Dep Solicitor General - Asset forfeitureRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Scoop

    [1] As is tolerably well known, the United States government is presently seeking to extradite Kim Dotcom and Bram Van der Kolk, in order that they can be tried on a number of criminal charges in that country. The charges relate to their involvement ...

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  11. New Zealand court: Megaupload founder can hold on to propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Hill

    A judge in New Zealand has said that Kim Dotcom, the founder of now-defunct file-sharing service Megaupload who is facing federal charges, does not have to forfeit his property, despite the order of a U.S. judge. It's a blow to federal prosecutors, who were hoping to force Dotcom to comply with the order of a federal judge in Virginia, Ars Technica reported on Wednesday.

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  12. Kim Dotcom gets to keep his millions, cars, and jet skis, for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Ars Technica

    A New Zealand court has found in favor of Kim Dotcom's attempt to halt the American government forfeiture of his New Zealand-held assets. The Wednesday decision by the High Court of New Zealand, Auckland Registry, essentially found that because Dotcom lost the civil forfeiture case by default judgement in March 2015, under an American legal theory known as the "doctrine of fugitive disentitlement," and that New Zealand law did not recognize such a concept, then his assets should not be handed over.

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  13. Dotcom, co-accused get interim reprieve from asset seizureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Kim Dotcom has engaged his lawyers to fight to keep his computers and other electronic devices from being sent to the US. Photo: Brett Phibbs.

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  14. New Zealand's spy agency forced to apologize for calling Kim Dotcom 'fatty'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Russia Taday

    The Security Intelligence Service of New Zealand was forced to publicly apologize to internet tycoon Kim Dotcom after the publication of internal emails in which the spies called him a "fatty" who was never going to get far from the cops on foot. The series of embarrassing emails was released after the New Zealand Weekend Herald newspaper sent a request under freedom of information laws.

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  15. SIS spies to Kim Dotcom: We're sorry for calling you fattyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Security Intelligence Service chief Rebecca Kitteridge has apologised to Kim Dotcom for the behaviour of her spies, who swapped emails about the internet entrepreneur's weight and wife while mocking his chances of getting New Zealand residency. An extraordinary cache of emails has emerged from an Official Information Act request by the Weekend Herald , including one in which an SIS staff member sends a picture of Dotcom to others, saying, "What a fatty po po."

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  16. Porn, adware found on FBI web domainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | BBC News

    Some of the sites involved were seized from net entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and are thought to attract large numbers of visitors. The sites were taken over thanks to an administrative error by the FBI which forgot to renew its ownership of one domain.

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  17. Megaupload 'hijacked' while under US control say reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Kim Dotcom's seized file-sharing site Megaupload appears to be have been hijacked by cyber-criminals to distribute malware and links to pornography, while under the control of the United States justice department. Megaupload is not related to online storage service Mega which was set up by Kim Dotcom in the wake of the Megaupload seizure and in which the Dotcom family now has a 15 per cent stake.

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  18. Kim Dotcom has more harsh words for Hollywood studiosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | AfterDawn.com

    Kim Dotcom had some more harsh words for the big Hollywood studios, as he faces charges for copyright infringement thanks to his former ownership of Megaupload. "If Hollywood had some smart people working for them, they would probably have the biggest Internet company on the planet," Kim Dotcom said in an interview.

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  19. Possibly Hillary's biggest headaches? Kim Dotcom and Julian AssangeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Business Journal

    The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of American City Business Journals. The UpTake: In an interview set to air later this evening, Kim Dotcom, details more of his plans to derail HIllary Clinton's bid for president, and he's got some help from another exiled founder.

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