William was raided for running a Tor exit node. Please help if you can.

Owen DeLong owen at delong.com
Sat Dec 1 01:52:23 UTC 2012


> 
> Not only that, but the list of people who proclaimed their innocence only
> to be proven guilty is very long. I can't vouch for countries outside of
> the USA, but here at least we don't get subpoenas on a whim. They are
> usually part of a very long drawn-out investigation, and they usually are
> for a very good reason.

Usually, but not always. I've seen a number of subpoenas and a few search
warrants that were:

	Ridiculously broad
	Overreaching
	Really stretched the concept of probable cause

As in all else, not all LEOs are good actors.

Owen




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