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Convicted Palin hacker asks probation in Tennessee

...contend he should go to prison for trying to "derail a national election." Prosecutors in a court filing ahead of David Kernell's Nov. 12 sentencing hearing in Knoxville recommend 18 months imprisonment "to reflect the seriousness of the defendant's...
More charges filed in Palin e-mail account hacking case

...nominee, pleaded not guilty Monday to three more charges in the case. A magistrate agreed to push back the trial of David Kernell, the son of a Democratic Tennessee legislator, from May to October. Kernell allegedly gained access to Palin's...
ID theft retrial in Palin hacking hinges on appeal

...retried on an identity theft charge that left a jury deadlocked only if a defense request for a retrial is granted. David Kernell, 22, was found guilty April 30 in federal court in Knoxville of obstruction of justice and unauthorized access to...
Jurors deliberate 6 hours in Palin e-mail case

...Knoxville Tuesday morning, then adjourned for the day around 4:45 p.m. EDT in the case against 22-year-old David Kernell. They will return Wednesday. He is charged with identity theft, wire fraud, aiding and abetting computer fraud...
Palin set to take stand in hacking trial

...was the Republican vice presidential candidate. Palin has been subpoenaed to testify at the trial of 22-year-old David Kernell, and Assistant U.S. Attorney Greg Weddle said in court for the first time that Palin's husband, Todd Palin...
Jury convicts on 2 charges in Palin e-mail hacking case

...while she campaigned on the Republican presidential ticket in 2008. The federal court jury reached its verdict against David Kernell, 22, after four days of deliberation. He was found guilty of obstruction of justice and unauthorized access to a...
Magistrate says no questioning FBI in hacking case

...must first decide if the search itself was legal before deciding whether to examine what agents did once they seized David Kernell's computer. Kernell, the son of a Democratic Tennessee legislator, is accused of gaining access to Palin's account...
Palin testifies in hacking trial

...service would be punishment enough. "That's up to the judge," she said. Former University of Tennessee student David Kernell, the 22-year-old son of a Democratic state lawmaker, is charged with hacking the Yahoo! e-mail account as...
Government paid for Todd Palin's travel to hacker trial, never put him on stand

...thousands of dollars spent by prosecutors helped them win a conviction on one felony and one misdemeanor charge against David Kernell, who finishes his 10-month sentence on Wednesday. Prosecutors have said that Kernell's punishment for the hacking...
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Bristol Palin says e-mail hack led to scary calls

...first bite of solid food and e-mailed to her parents while they were away during the 2008 presidential campaign. David Kernell, a 22-year-old former economics major, is accused of invading Sarah Palin's Yahoo! account after she was picked...


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