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Conservatives Should Take the Lead Against Government Injustice

sam allen Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 8:24 AM
"Prosecutor's assistant" is exactly right. I have seen this born out in a number of cases in our local courts.

If you think a twenty-something ought to be tossed in federal prison for 35 years because he tried to download some musty academic journal articles without permission, you are a lot things, but a conservative is not one of them.

You might be relieved to know that Aaron Swartz, one of the internet geniuses behind RSS and, will not be imprisoned for a third of a century. Unfortunately, that’s because the fragile young man hanged himself after the United States attorney prosecuting the case generously offered him the alternative of pleading guilty to a felony, paying a crippling fine...