Responding to allegations that the vice president orchestrated the raid on MegaUpload, the U.S. Attorney's office says the VP had no involvement whatsoever. That meeting with all those CEOs from the entertainment industry? That was just lunch with his pals.
"There was no White House involvement in the decision to charge this case," wrote the office of Neil MacBride, the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, in an brief e-mail to CNET. MacBride is the man who filed a criminal indictment against DotCom on January 5.