"It's an unlicensed copy," said Andy Woolley, who runs Milonic. "It's very unfortunate for him because of those comments he made."
Hatch on Tuesday surprised a Senate hearing on copyright issues with the suggestion that technology should be developed to remotely destroy the computers of people who illegally download music from the Net.
Hatch said damaging someone's computer "may be the only way you can teach somebody about copyrights," the Associated Press reported. He then suggested the technology would twice warn a computer user about illegal online behavior, "then destroy their computer."
Friday, June 20, 2003
Crime and Punishment: Orrin Hatch, Computer Pirate!
Wired News confirms that Senator Orrin Hatch is using unlicensed software on his official website.
Posted by Nicholas Provenzo at 4:24 PM