Hacker Weev Appeals AT&T Security Breach Conviction
Source: Mashable - Posted by Alex   
Latest News Infamous Internet troll and iPad hacker Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer's lawyers have filed an appeal, asking the judge to overturn his conviction. On Monday night, Auernheimer's lawyers filed a brief (.PDF) with the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia, arguing that Auernheimer didn't break the anti-hacking Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) and that the government was set on making an example out of him. Ultimately, they argue, his sentence is about Internet freedom.

Read this full article at Mashable

Only registered users can write comments.
Please login or register.

Powered by AkoComment!