Washington moves one step closer to limiting frivolous patent suits.
The House and Senate are considering a bill that would fix the 1986 Computer Fraud and Abuse Act used to charge activist Aaron Swartz.
Deric Lostutter is being charged under the "Draconian" Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, the same law used to bring charges against Aaron Swartz.
Congress has finally thought up a bill to make it legal to unlock your cellphone again.
The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 is under fire after the high-profile case of activist Aaron Swartz, but he's not the only one to face controversial charges under the law.
Rep. Zoe Lofgren took Reddit's suggestions in her efforts to reform the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.