Hawaii Attorney General Subpoenas Twitter to Get User Information

The Hawaii Attorney General has subpoenaed Twitter to get a user’s information:

Twitter Terroistic Threatening

I’m not real sure about the case myself but snipped this for folks to see more about it:

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Here is the note that the Twitter user got:

From: Twitter Legal
Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2013 17:25:17 -0700
Subject: Twitter Receipt of Legal Process
To: lzr9@interpol.it

Dear Twitter User:

We are writing to inform you that Twitter has received the attached legal process, dated April 23, 2013, regarding your Twitter account, @lzr9. This legal process obligates Twitter to produce information related to your account. One of our core values is to defend and respect the user’s voice. Accordingly, it is our policy to notify users of requests for their account information prior to disclosure unless we’re prohibited from doing so by law. We are notifying you of this legal process in order to allow you to decide whether or not you will oppose the production of the requested information, either by filing a motion with the court where the legal process was issued or contacting the requesting party directly.

Please be advised that Twitter is required to respond to this request by May 1, 2013. If we do not receive notice from you that a motion to quash the legal process will or has been filed, or that this matter has been otherwise resolved, we may produce some or all of the requested information. Please let us know as soon as possible if you intend to file a motion with the court, and send us a copy of what has been filed. If you have resolved the matter with the requesting party, please have them send us confirmation that the legal process is withdrawn. We cannot give you any legal advice, but suggest that you may wish to seek your own legal counsel in this matter. If you need assistance seeking counsel in the United States, you may consider contacting the Electronic Frontier Foundation

You can read a bit more into what’s going on here:   http://cryptome.org/2013/04/lzr9/twitter-lzr9.htm

3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles the Big Island Early This Morning


Magnitude 3.6
Location 20.535°N, 154.595°W
Depth 5.9 km (3.7 miles) (poorly constrained)
  • 91 km (56 miles) NE (47°) from Laupahoehoe, HI
  • 92 km (57 miles) NE (36°) from Honomu, HI
  • 94 km (58 miles) NE (34°) from Pepeekeo, HI
  • 105 km (66 miles) NNE (29°) from Hilo, HI
  • 346 km (215 miles) ESE (104°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 2 km (1.2 miles); depth +/- 31.6 km (19.6 miles)
Parameters Nph= 24, Dmin=102 km, Rmss=0.08 sec, Gp=306°,
M-type=local magnitude (ML), Version=3
Event ID hv60495631