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Apple Loses Bid to Unmask Bloggers' Sources

A California appeals court has smacked down Apple’s legal assault on bloggers and their sources, finding that the company’s efforts to subpoena e-mail received by the publishers of Apple Insider and PowerPage.org runs contrary to federal law, California’s reporter’s shield law, and the state Constitution. Apple had also claimed that the inside information “could have been obtained only through a breach of an Apple confidentiality agreement.” The company argued that…