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Lawmakers Sharply Criticize Top Yahoo Executives

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Lawmakers Sharply Criticize Top Yahoo Executives

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Lawmakers Sharply Criticize Top Yahoo Executives

Lawmakers Sharply Criticize Top Yahoo Executives

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Members of a House Committee criticized Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang and General Counsel Michael Callahan for providing Chinese officials with information that contributed to the 10-year prison term of a Chinese journalist. The dissident journalist was jailed after Yahoo turned over information about his online activities to Chinese authorities.