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Police ‘overreached' in arrest of N.S. man accused in breach of website: experts

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HALIFAX - Internet law experts are questioning the arrest of a 19-year-old Halifax man for an alleged breach of a provincial website after the youth came forward to say he believed he was downloading public information.
On Monday, CBC quoted the young man saying he had no malicious intent when he retrieved 7,000 documents from the government's freedom-of-information internet portal.
The 19-year-old, whose name CBC did not publish, also said there were 15 police officers involved in a raid on his house on April 11, and his family members said it was a frightening experience.
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Drug task force, Lebanon police seize drugs, cash, gun two arrested

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LEBANON - Two men face drug charges after police confiscated more than 5,000 in cash, a handgun and marijuana valued at 10,000 on the street, authorities said Tuesday.Members of the New Hampshire Attorney General's Drug Task Force and Lebanon police said they found multiple gallon-sized bags...
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Sports court sides with Man City in transfer dispute case

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The Court of Arbitration for Sport says FIFA was right to let Manchester City sign teenager Benjamin Garre from Argentine club Velez Sarsfield.
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Manchester police arrest city man in Saint Mary's Bank robbery

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MANCHESTER - A city man was arrested Monday night and charged in an afternoon robbery at the Elm Street branch of Saint Mary's Bank, police said.An officer on patrol at Lave Avenue and Union Street about 7:45 p.m. recognized that Danien Brousseau, 39 matched the description of the man who robbed the 234 Elm St. bank about...
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