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US Politics & Gov't

Computer Bill Named for Aaron Swartz Sent to Congress (Petition Included)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Aaron's Law, Aaron Swartz, CFAA, congress, internet, computer bill )

Angelika
- 456 days ago - rt.com
Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) and Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) introduced Thursday the latest version of "Aaron's Law," a proposal the congresswoman started putting together earlier this year in an attempt to bring reform to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.
Help Protect the Next Aaron Swartz - YOU
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CFAA, Aaron Swartz, Petition, protect, broad criminalization, online activity, usa, tragic, overreach )

Dandelion
- 528 days ago - aclu.org
Aaron was treated like a dangerous criminal because the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) gives absurdly broad powers to corporations and prosecutors to criminalize an array of online activity. It cost 26 year old Aaron his life! Are you next?
Tell the White House: Stop Stonewalling and Fire Carmen Ortiz Already! ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Aaron Swartz, americans, ethics, constitution, whistleblowers, justice, Ortiz )

Nancy
- 598 days ago - act.demandprogress.org
Tens of thousands of people have used the White House's petition site to demand that President Obama fire Aaron Swartz's prosecutor Carmen Ortiz -- easily surpassing the 25,000 signature threshold that's supposed to guarantee a response. Aaron died more
Show Your Support For Aaron ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, Aaron Swartz, Demand Progress, ethics, freedoms )

Nancy
- 1160 days ago - act.demandprogress.org
ORIGINAL POST: Shocking news: Moments ago former Demand Progress Executive Director Aaron Swartz was indicted by the US government. As best as we can tell, he is being charged with allegedly downloading too many journal articles from the Web. The govern
   

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