Wednesday, 29 August 2001 : "Free Dmitry"The war against making software that has lawful uses continues:
Grand Jury Charges Russian Company and Programmer [EFF.org]
Since the grand jury handed down a five-count indictment, Sklyarov -- who is out of custody on $50,000 bail -- could face a prison term of up to twenty-five years and a US $2,250,000 fine. As a corporation, Elcomsoft faces a potential US $2,500,000 fine.
Adobe doesn't seem to be saying anything about this development so far.
Why the DMCA should be repealed.
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