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

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EFF supporters get 20% off registration for @ISSALA's Information Security #Summit7 next week: https://eff.org/r.s2qt

May 29 @ 1:36pm

Higher max sentences for "material support" won't prevent terrorism—but will chill First Amendment rights. https://eff.org/r.x49r

May 29 @ 1:19pm

EFF battles abuse of site-blocking court orders - fight over music streaming site shows music labels' overreach https://eff.org/r.rr8v

May 29 @ 12:53pm
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