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View Diary: Aaron Swartz Was Going Home With a Slap On The Wrist. Then The Feds Got Involved (274 comments)

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  •  He was never going to get a life sentence (0+ / 0-)

    The plea bargain they offered was 4-6 months. Even if he was convicted of all counts the MAXIMUM would have been 35-40 years. No way he'd get that much in reality.

    When we stop putting leaders from the past up on pedestals and ignoring their flaws, we can start seeing our present leaders for what they really are.

    by PhillyJeff on Tue Jan 29, 2013 at 12:51:11 AM PST

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