DOJ seizes 92 domain names used by IRGC

The US Department of Justice has seized 92 domain names on the basis that they were unlawfully used by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), a US-designated foreign terrorist organisation (FTO). 4 of those domain names “purported to be independent news outlets”, but they were allegedly used by the IRGC to influence US foreign policy by spreading pro-Iranian propaganda domestically. …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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