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  • Would the Apple engineers really quit?

    Dalton Caldwell, Y Combinator partner, and "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary, discuss just how the Justice Department could get engineers at Apple to comply.

  • O'Leary on iPhone case: This is how it gets resolved

    Apple will participate in a hearing regarding the San Bernardino iPhone and encryption case. Kevin O'Leary, O'Leary Financial Group Chairman, provides perspective.

  • Apple, Justice Dept. hearing scheduled March 22

    Apple says it will bring its attorney and leading cryptography expert in a hearing expected next week regarding the San Bernardino iPhone case, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Apple controversy in focus

    I honestly side with the government to a great extent, says Alan Patricof, Greycroft founder, sharing his thoughts on Apple's encryption fight with the government.

  • Apple attorney: This case will set a precedent

    Apple's attorney, Theodore Boutrous, Attorney at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP, says Apple is looking at the case broadly in its fight with the government over unlocking phones. This case goes far beyond Apple, says Boutrous.

  • Apple attorney: This is a policy issue

    Apple's attorney, Theodore Boutrous, Attorney at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP, says the encryption dispute between Apple and the government is not something a court can resolve with an order but rather something for Congress.

  • Apple Attorney: Hidden dangers in backdoors

    Theodore Boutrous, Attorney at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP, addresses allegations that Apple is willing to accommodate China's request but not the U.S. government and explains how unlocking or breaking down the encryption in phones creates cybersecurity vulnerabilities.

  • Apple atty: This case will set a precedent beyond this iPhone

    CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks with Apple's attorney, Theodore Boutrous, Attorney at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP, about Apple's ongoing fight with the U.S. government over encryption.

  • President Barack Obama

    President Barack Obama cautioned Friday against "absolutist" views on data security amid a dispute between Apple and the DOJ.

  • Swisher: Mayer may be running out of time

    Kara Swisher, Re/code Executive Editor, discusses the escalation in Apple's fight with the FBI as well as Marissa Mayer's hope to stay on at Yahoo.

  • Justice Department fights Apple

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the Department of Justice is pushing back against Apple in the fight to unlock the iPhone linked to the San Bernardino shooters but Apple is not backing down.

  • Can DOJ force Apple to unlock iPhone?

    It looks like both sides have dug in their heels now, says former CIA Director James Woolsey, discussing Apple's federal case with the Department of Justice.

  • Apple fights back

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Apple and the government take swipes at each other in the iPhone case as the war of words escalates between the tech giant ant the Justice Department.

  • DOJ calls Apple's iPhone argument 'corrosive'

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports the Justice Department is fighting back against Apple in its attempts to get the tech giant to unlock the iPhone suspected in the San Bernardino attack.

  • The official seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation is seen on an iPhone's camera screen outside the J. Edgar Hoover headquarters on Feb. 23, 2016, in Washington, D.C.

    The Justice Department filed a response to Apple, saying the tech giant "deliberately" put up barriers that now hurt an FBI probe.

  • Malaysia money mystery

    Tim Leissner, former Goldman Sachs head of Southeast Asian operations, has reportedly been subpoenaed by the Justice Department as part of a money laundering investigation, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Visium Asset Mgmt. under investigation - Dow Jones

    Dow Jones reporting that hedge fund Visium Asset Management is under investigation by both the Justice Department and the SEC, says CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • Aubrey McClendon, former chairman and chief executive officer of Chesapeake Energy.

    It's not clear if the alleged co-conspirator of the former Chesapeake Energy CEO will now be prosecuted.

  • Fmr. Clinton staffer gets immunity in email scandal

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the Department of Justice granting immunity to a former Hillary Clinton staffer in the on-going private email server investigation.

  • Aubrey McClendon's mixed legacy

    He will be remembered as one of the greatest wildcatters of his generation, says Chris Helman, Forbes, sharing his thoughts on Aubrey McClendon. And John Kilduff, Again Capital Partners, and Jason Trennert, Strategas Research, discuss the former Chesapeake Energy CEO's vision.