Thursday, September 18, 2008

Sarah Palin's personal/semi-official e-mail account hacked

Here's an interesting intersection of privacy and access to information.

There's been some buzz on the internets suggesting that Republican VP nominee Sarah Palin has been using personal e-mail accounts to thwart freedom of information legislation. But in the past days, someone has hacked into her Yahoo! mail account (, which is an egregious invasion of her privacy but evidence that the accusations may be true. See: Sarah Palin Emails: Sarah Palin's Personal Emails.

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