Government Dismisses Key Charges Against Barrett Brown: Great News For Journalists Since It Preserves The Right To Hyperlink
by Andy Stepanian
Today the US Government moved to dismiss 11 of the 17 charges levied against Barrett Brown. Reducing Barrett’s potential sentence from 105 years to something significantly less. Kevin M. Gallagher and the whole team over at Free Barrett Brown has run a stellar solidarity effort and the public pressure may be impacting the US Attorney’s office. Everyone please keep the pressure up until Barrett is home with his loved ones! You can read the .pdf of the government’s motion here courtesy of Andrew Blake.