Home page logo

fulldisclosure logo Full Disclosure mailing list archives

Re: Full-Disclosure Digest, Vol 95, Issue 15- Aaron Swartz death
From: "Mikhail A. Utin" <mutin () commonwealthcare org>
Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2013 11:50:52 -0500

Message: 2
Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2013 11:02:26 -0500
From: Jeffrey Walton <noloader () gmail com>
Subject: Re: [Full-disclosure] petition to remove Aaron Swartz
To: richajap () fastmail fm
Cc: full-disclosure () lists grok org uk
        <CAH8yC8m+7dvauYaPZFAPm6BBh8xeZmq7P_hOxfVntpQV3eWhiQ () mail gmail com>
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8

On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 10:34 AM,  <richajap () fastmail fm> wrote:

Above link to remove this prosecutor needs to have signatures by 
February 11.
Its unfortunate Schwartz committed suicide over the incident.




This is a tragedy caused by the pressure from US authorities. Getting (or facing) the same imprisonment as a killer (I 
consider 50 years as the same as life in prison) is absolutely unfair. He paid ultimate price for what he believed in. 
There is no depression in such cases, it is pure pressure coming from the situation he got in and authorities handling 
the case. He should be respected for what he believed and what he paid for.
As my common sense tells me, copying articles is not stealing. 5,000,000 in MIT possession were very likely already 
published papers, thus, public domain. If I come in a library, take a book and copy it, there is no crime in such 
activity . I do not get a profit, and neither caused any damage to any person.
Unfortunately, US authorities like such high profile case very much. If persecuted, a person gets pretty tough 
imprisonment, and the guy who handled the case a few more "stars". Personal career advancement is the real reason of 
their efforts, not a protection of private property rights.



CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This email communication and any attachments may contain confidential 
and privileged information for the use of the designated recipients named above. If you are 
not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that you have received this communication 
in error and that any review, disclosure, dissemination, distribution or copying of it or its 
contents is prohibited. If you have received this communication in error, please reply to the 
sender immediately or by telephone at (617) 426-0600 and destroy all copies of this communication 
and any attachments. For further information regarding Commonwealth Care Alliance's privacy policy, 
please visit our Internet web site at http://www.commonwealthcare.org.

Full-Disclosure - We believe in it.
Charter: http://lists.grok.org.uk/full-disclosure-charter.html
Hosted and sponsored by Secunia - http://secunia.com/

  By Date           By Thread  

Current thread:
  • Re: Full-Disclosure Digest, Vol 95, Issue 15- Aaron Swartz death Mikhail A. Utin (Jan 15)
[ Nmap | Sec Tools | Mailing Lists | Site News | About/Contact | Advertising | Privacy ]