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Gerry Smith

MIT Did Not 'Call In The Feds' To Pursue Aaron Swartz, Report Finds | Gerry Smith | Posted 07.31.2013 | Technology

Officials at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology did not target the late Internet activist Aaron Swartz, but they failed to show leadership in a...

MIT Delays Release Of Aaron Swartz Case Details

The Huffington Post | Gerry Smith | Posted 07.19.2013 | Technology

MIT attorneys have asked a judge to redact information from documents detailing the investigation into Aaron Swartz -- further delaying a full account...

Secret Service Must Turn Over Files On Aaron Swartz, Judge Rules

The Huffington Post | Gerry Smith | Posted 07.10.2013 | Technology

The Secret Service must release documents about its investigation into Aaron Swartz to a journalist, a judge has ruled, potentially revealing for the ...

Previously Sealed Documents To Be Released In Swartz Case

Reuters | Posted 07.13.2013 | Politics

BOSTON (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Monday ordered the release of previously sealed documents in the criminal hacking case against deceased Internet ac...

Gerry Smith

MIT Officials Have Faced Harassment, Personal Threats Since Aaron Swartz's Death | Gerry Smith | Posted 03.19.2013 | Technology

Officials at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have faced harassment and personal threats since the death of well-known Internet activist Aaro...

MIT Announces Timeline For Aaron Swartz Investigation Results

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.24.2013 | College

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is conducting a review of its involvement in the case of Aaron Swartz, the internet pioneer who committed su...

What the Aaron Swartz Tragedy Means to His Generation

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 03.19.2013 | Politics
Tarun Wadhwa

His actions were rare and powerful acts of civil disobedience not commonly seen in our generation. Though his time on the planet was short, Swartz made a monumental impact. The fact that his last days were spent in such darkness is truly heartbreaking.

Gerry Smith

Aaron Swartz Case 'Snowballed Out Of MIT's Hands' | Gerry Smith | Posted 01.16.2013 | Technology

Aaron Swartz and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology seemed to hold similar beliefs about open access on the Internet. Swartz, a well-known I...

Gerry Smith

MIT Refused To Help Keep Aaron Swartz Out Of Prison | Gerry Smith | Posted 01.15.2013 | Technology

Officials at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology declined to support a petition last fall from Aaron Swartz's attorneys that could have helped t...

MIT Launching Internal Probe After Swartz's Suicide

Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

The president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology released a statement on Sunday about the suicide of internet activist Aaron Swartz, announc...