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Trevor Timm
Trevor Timm is an activist at the Electronic Frontier Foundation and executive director of the Freedom of the Press Foundation.

Entries by Trevor Timm

If Snowden Returned to US for Trial, All Whistleblower Evidence Would Likely Be Inadmissible

(137) Comments | Posted December 23, 2013 | 5:17 PM

There seems to be a new talking point from government officials since a federal judge ruled NSA surveillance is likely unconstitutional last week: If Edward Snowden thinks he's a whistleblower, he should come back and stand trial.

National Security Advisor Susan Rice said on 60 Minutes...

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Are You a Teenager Who Reads News Online? According to the Justice Department, You May Be a Criminal

(91) Comments | Posted April 3, 2013 | 5:04 PM

During his first term, President Barack Obama declared October 2009 to be "National Information Literacy Awareness Month," emphasizing that, for students, learning to navigate the online world is as important a skill as reading, writing and arithmetic. It was a move that echoed his predecessor's strong support of...

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