Archive for December 23rd, 2011

REPORTS: FBI Arrests Purported ‘Sovereign Citizen’ And Fugitive Shawn Rice After Arizona Standoff

REPORTS: FBI Arrests Purported 'Sovereign Citizen' And Fugitive Shawn Rice After Arizona Standoff

Shawn Rice, a purported “sovereign citizen” the FBI described in March 2011 as a “fugitive,” has been arrested in Seligman, Ariz. The Arizona Republic is reporting that the arrest occurred at 5:30 p.m. local time yesterday after a standoff that ended peacefully after negotiations with Rice, who had barricaded himself inside a house. Rice, whom […]

STATEMENT: ‘Swarm’ Affects PP Blog Publishing Operations

STATEMENT: 'Swarm' Affects PP Blog Publishing Operations

STATEMENT: At approximately 8:33 a.m. today, a sudden swarm of international traffic affected the PP Blog’s server and its publishing operations. Like previous unusual incidents, the swarm consisted almost entirely of international IPs, many of which were recording their first “visit” to the Blog. This morning’s swarm appears to have been almost exclusively targeted at […]