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Phone Companies Shut Off FBI Wiretaps Due To Non-Payment

Discussion in 'Wireless News' started by MOTOhooligan, Jan 11, 2008.

  1. MOTOhooligan

    MOTOhooligan Former Mobile Data Addict
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    Phone Companies Pull Plug on FBI Wiretaps

    WASHINGTON - Telephone companies have cut off FBI wiretaps used to eavesdrop on suspected criminals because of the bureau's repeated failures to pay phone bills on time.

    A Justice Department audit released Thursday blamed the lost connections on the FBI's lax oversight of money used in undercover investigations. In one office alone, unpaid costs for wiretaps from one phone company totaled $66,000.

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    Hilarious.
     
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  2. RadioRaiders

    RadioRaiders RF Black-Belt
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    So I can call my drug dealer now without having to worry about the Feds listening in? Cool...:cool:
     
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  3. bobolito

    bobolito Diamond Senior Member
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    LOL! I wonder if the FBI has to pay the ETF now.
     
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  4. SmArTeStChIlD421

    SmArTeStChIlD421 Silver Senior Member
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    wow.....imagine ETFs for $66,000 dollars.......thats ridiculous
     
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    LOL crazy government think they dont need to pay a dime to anyone.
     
  6. M in LA

    M in LA Mobile 25 Years Plus
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    Send those Government :censored: to collections!!!:evillaugh:lmao:
     
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