Oliver Richards

Former Legal Intern
Academic Background:

J.D., in progress at Boston College Law School (expected 2015); B.S., Millsaps College, Mathematics (2007)

Work Experience:

Math teacher and Director of Information Technology at a Catholic high school in Madison, MS (2008-2012)

Legal Interests:

Intellectual Property law, patent reform, and civil liberties

Bio/Other Interests:

I grew up in Texas, and then moved to Mississippi for college, where I married my wonderful wife and stayed for a while.  We are trying out the East Coast for a while, and are none too pleased with the snow.  I am a Linux and Android hobbyist, sci-fi enthusiast, and a tech and political news junkie.

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NSA Spying

EFF is leading the fight against the NSA's illegal mass surveillance program. Learn more about what the program is, how it works, and what you can do.

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Computer crime and copyright laws silence helpful hackers, making us all less safe, explains @Hacker0x01: https://eff.org/r.vo5f

May 21 @ 5:02pm

Diverse groups stand united against any short-term reauthorization of Section 215: https://eff.org/r.2dbm

May 21 @ 2:57pm

Proposed South African Internet censorship regulation would require video bloggers to obtain a license: https://eff.org/r.b539

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