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Senate Demands Answers About Aaron Swartz, But More Must Be Done

Senate Demands Answers About Aaron Swartz, But More Must Be Done | Education & Numérique | Scoop.it

Members of Congress continue to demand more answers from the Department of Justice (DOJ) about the aggressive prosecution of the late Aaron Swartz. Yesterday, at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing about general Justice Department oversight, Senator Cornyn—who initiated one of the two congressional investigations into Aaron's death—asked Attorney General Holder about Aaron's prosecution.

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Link to Aaron Swartz original Guerilla Open Access Manifesto :

 

http://archive.org/stream/GuerillaOpenAccessManifesto/Goamjuly2008_djvu.txt

 

to remember that this fight is not over.

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'Aaron's Law' Promises To Reduce Hacker Penalties

'Aaron's Law' Promises To Reduce Hacker Penalties | Education & Numérique | Scoop.it
Drafted by Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) and released on Reddit, the bill attempts to limit the government's sweeping authority when it comes to wire fraud statutes and the outdated, 27-year-old Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.
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