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Re: How NSA access was built into Windows



On Wed, 2007-01-17 at 16:07 -0600, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 17, 2007 at 16:51:01 -0500,
>   Lyvim Xaphir <knightmerc yahoo com> wrote:
> > On Wed, 2007-01-17 at 00:58 -0600, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> > > 
> > > Since some people wanted to make an example of him, it isn't clear that
> > > he would go to a minimum security prison. If he tried that stunt today, he'd
> > > end up in Gitmo without anyone knowing what happened to him.
> > > 
> > 
> > I doubt it, since nobody at the New York Times has been locked up yet.
> > Those people get away with more treason than anybody on the planet.
> > Except maybe Sandy Burglar.
> 
> Newspaper people have friends. Phil was unknown when he uploaded PGP. He
> wouldn't have been noticed by the mainstream press if he was carted off
> somewhere and held incommunicado.

Phil is a United States citizen.  As such he would not have been put in
Gitmo.  Club Gitmo is reserved for non-US combatants; as such they do
not fall under the purview of the US Constitution.

LX
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