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Sunday, March 17, 2013

Aaron Swartz receives James Madison Award From American Library Association

The American Library Association Has Given Aaron Swartz Its First Ever ...
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Famed Internet activist Aaron Swartz was honored today by the American Library Association. He became the first person to posthumously receive the association's James Madison Award. This is an award for those who champion public access to government ...Yesterday, Swartz's lawyer publicly released a letter sent to the Justice Department that accuses Assistant United States Attorney Stephen Heymann of prosecutorial misconduct. It details the lengths he went to in investigating Swartz and accuses him of coercing Swartz into a guilty plea.
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Swartz Gets James Madison Award From American Library Association
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"I hope that Aaron's death and this award can serve as a wake-up call to the US Congress and the federal government," said Swartz partner, Taren Stinebrickner-Kauffman in a statement. "We must no longer allow corporate greed to be the bottleneck to ...

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