Joe Mornin

Former Legal Intern
Academic Background:

J.D., University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (2015); B.A., English, Reed College (2010)

Work Experience:

Research Associate, Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University; Fellow, Harvard Library Innovation Lab; Legal Intern, Center for Democracy & Technology; Fellow, Public.Resource.Org; Research Assistant, Profs. Lawrence Lessig, Paul Schwartz, Jennifer Urban, and Howard Rheingold; Online Director, Rootstrikers

Legal Interests:

Software patents; privacy and security; surveillance and the Fourth Amendment; digital copyright; legal information

Bio/Other Interests:

I grew up in the Pacific Northwest, but my family now lives in a small town in New Zealand. I love exploring the beautiful Bay by foot, bike, and boat. I've been writing code since the dial-up days. Many of my projects are on GitHub at https://github.com/morninj. I also enjoy photography, reading, and brewing beer.

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Good news: Virginia now requires warrants for drones. Bad news: @GovernorVA vetoed license plate reader limits. https://eff.org/r.xpit

May 6 @ 3:48pm

Libraries and HTTPS go together like 323.445 Freedom of information and 005.8 Data security. https://eff.org/r.s2d1

May 6 @ 1:17pm

How John Deere and a bunch of major car manufacturers use DRM laws to undermine the idea of ownership https://eff.org/r.m1pq #DayAgainstDRM

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