“Hacktivist” journalist Barrett Brown pled guilty to three charges on April 29, after striking an agreement with federal prosecutors that cut the possible prison time he faced from 105 years to eight-and-a-half years. His sentencing is set for Aug. 18. Take a look here for more details on the case, which had been under a gag order.

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Jack
Jack
6 years ago

The thought war continues on in the USA while those who dissent from the US government are thrown into the US gulag.

derp it
derp it
7 years ago

This is just fucking terrorism: threaten with big problems and give the ability to cop-out.

SourDove
SourDove
7 years ago

Let’s face it. Dude linked to the Internet. Now anyone can find it.

Target4Tyrants
Target4Tyrants
7 years ago

Authoritarian Vs Libertarian~
authoritarians win this time:(

OCCUPY FEARRINGTON
OCCUPY FEARRINGTON
7 years ago

Whatever Barrett does, he should not accept any electro-shock treatements like those given to Ernest Hemingway and some JFK assassination witnesses. He’ll never be the same.

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4 years ago

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