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U.S. Supreme Court heard a case involving a police officer who used his department pager for sexting.

Based on the court transcript:

Chief Justice John Roberts: Maybe, maybe everybody knows this, but what is the difference between the pager and the E-mail?

Attorney Dieter Dammeier: Sure. The E-mail goes through the city’s computer. It goes through the city’s server. The pagers are a separate
device that goes home with you, that travels with you, that you can use on duty or off duty.

Roberts: You can do that with E-mail.

Dammeier: Certainly, certainly.

Roberts: What happens, just out of curiosity, if you’re — he is on the pager and sending a message and they are trying to reach him for, you know, a SWAT team crisis. Does the one kind trump the other or do they get a busy signal?

Dammeier: My understanding is that you would get it in between messages. So messages are going out and coming in at the same time pretty much.

Roberts: Would you know where the message was coming from?

Dammeier: I believe so. It identifies where it is coming from. It identifies the number of where it is coming from. If you know the number, you know where it’s coming from.

Justice Anthony Kennedy: And he’s talking to the girlfriend. And he says — he gets a voice message that says, “Your call is
very important to us. We will get back to you”?

via maddowblog 

9/11 Text Messages Released:

8:36:03 AM
IRAQ SAYS IT SHOOTS DOWN U.S. RECONNAISSANCE PLANE
8:51:31 AM
Andrew.Terzakis@pentagon.af.mil|Please call Pentagon Weather|UNCLASSIFIED Please call Pentagon Weather…….reference 1030 Meeting…..703-695-0406 ANDREW J. TERZAKIS, Lt Col, USAF D
8:53:44 AM
"NYPD Ops Div" <|1 PCT WORLD TRADE CENTER|—- 1 PCT - WORLD TRADE CENTER - POSSIBLE EXPLOSION WORLD TRADE CENTER BUILDING. LEVEL 3 MOBILIZATION TO CHURCH AND VESSY.
9:24:48 AM
DOLLAR TUMBLES VS EURO, YEN AFTER WTC EXPLOSION
9:24:59 AM
NYC WTC’S: WMS TKT 191100495. SWITCHES SEEM TO BE OKAY . OVERLOADS IN SM 9 OF SOUTH TOWER FROM HIGH
9:31:51 AM
N.Y.C. TKT#191100488 - WTC HAS BEEN HIT BY AN AIRPLANE AND A BOMB. CURRENTLY B6 IS BEING EVACUATED. NCC HAS RECEIVED MULTIPLE ALARMS OPTICAL / ENVIORNMENTAL. UPDATES WILL FOLLOW. RYAN P/L NCC 800-824-8049
9:32:52 AM
FANNIE MAE DELAYS BENCHMARK BILL,CALLABLE NOTE ANNOUNCEMENT DUE TO WTC BLASTS
9:50:03 AM
it’s reported that a US military helicopter circled the building then crashed into or next to the Pentagon - it’s not clear to whether it was the White House or the Pentagon - they are being evacuated
7:05:57 AM
Please don’t leave the building. One of the towers just collapsed! PLease, please be careful. Repeat,
11:00:30 AM
BOMB SQUAD PLS REPORT TO EDIC..PER T913..OPS/JL
11:13:04 AM
Lines to Washington & Saudi are blocked or jammed. Couldn’t get thru. Jim at the FBI had no info - he suggested we watch Fox or CNN. Chris.
11:20:52 AM
Eddie and Paul are okay. Paul is still trapped in his building which is next to the WTC.
11:29:13 AM
pewells|I’m OK. I saw the whole thing. Was on the roof looking at the first fire when I saw the second plane plow into the second tower. Unbelievable, literally…I was inside when they collapsed. Still in my apt, nowhere to go…This is the end of the world as we know it… 
11:39:47 AM
jtamer|You are needed in the WAR room asap. 
3:25:54 PM
im not dealing with this shit today….i will call johnston in early……ford shut down there plants and im not answering why we are still working….fuck this. FROM: RYDER LITTLEJOHN (x18914) (3
5:20:30 PM
Honey wanted to tell you how much i love you. I was alittle worried.I Don’t want to lose you now that I got you back. You mean everything to me. You have my whole heart and life. Ilove you so much,
6:05:05 PM
We are bombing Afganistan. Pene
6:58:58 PM
1) my nephew’s ok, 2) there’s a dead body at the main gate, 3) US denies responsibility for bombing in Afghanistan. Over and out.

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Wikileaks Publishes Intercepted Government Pager Texts As They Were Sent

the sources of the messages range from Pentagon employees to messages sent by the NYPD, and even automated messages relayed by computers to their operators.
above are examples…

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