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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Leaked TISA text reveals plans to ban FOSS mandates, globalize anti-spam laws, and limit protection of personal data https://eff.org/r.95nc

May 27 @ 10:39am

Why the Internet is broken again: part 1 of our explainer on the "Logjam" security flaw https://eff.org/r.fjm2

May 27 @ 10:35am

The White House wants almost unilateral power to enact extreme digital rules in secret. We cannot let that happen: https://eff.org/r.qr1f

May 26 @ 5:03pm
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