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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The clock is ticking on Section 215 sunset, but the Senate is in stalemate on NSA spying powers: https://eff.org/r.tpwa

May 22 @ 10:58pm

BREAKING: At the behest of @SenateMajLdr, the Senate will meet Sunday, May 31st in the afternoon, mere hours before Section 215 expires.

May 22 @ 10:20pm

BREAKING: Senator Rand Paul objecting to even one more day of extending Section 215.

May 22 @ 10:08pm
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