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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Backdoors have been discovered in Arris cable modems. This is why we need a security research exemption to the DMCA. http://w00tsec.blogspot.com/2...

Nov 27 @ 2:15pm

Censorship powers, data retention, and vague hacking crimes: Pakistan's terrible cybercrime bill has it all: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Nov 25 @ 5:11pm

While Bangladesh blocks social messaging apps, locals are turning to Tor and Twitter: https://globalvoices.org/2015...

Nov 25 @ 3:50pm
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