Attorney Tor Ekeland recounts his recent visit with Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer, who's currently serving a 41-month federal sentence.
The famed hacker and troll has sent a heartbreaking letter from prison, where he's believed to be in solitary confinement.
Hacker Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer says he's being punished for communicating with the outside world.
David Nosal was charged under the same statute that Aaron Swartz was facing when he took his life, 1984’s Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.
A bill to broaden the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act has been tabled indefinitely.
Aaron's crime, and the persecution he faced as a result, is probably a lot closer to home than you think.