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January 14, 2013 by esarsea

If you’re not familiar with Aaron Swartz, here’s his Wiki page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aaron_Swartz

Unhandled Exception

I did not know Aaron Swartz, unless you count having copies of a person’s entire digital life on your forensics server as knowing him. I did once meet his father, an intelligent and dedicated man who was clearly pouring his life into defending his son. My deepest condolences go out to him and the rest of Aaron’s family during what must be the hardest time of their lives.

If the good that men do is oft interred with their bones, so be it, but in the meantime I feel a responsibility to correct some of the erroneous information being posted as comments to otherwise informative discussions at Reddit, Hacker News and Boing Boing. Apparently some people feel the need to self-aggrandize by opining on the guilt of the recently departed, and I wanted to take this chance to speak on behalf of a man who can no…

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  1. esarsea says:

    Any wonder why the Feds didn’t like him, and why the DoJ had him in their cross-hairs? http://youtu.be/Fgh2dFngFsg

  2. esarsea says:

    “US Attorney’s Office ‘Quietly’ dismisses case against Aaron Swartz”
    http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/technolog/us-attorney-dismisses-internet-case-against-aaron-swartz-1B7956773

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