Suresh Ramasubramanian ops.lists at
Fri Jan 20 03:48:26 UTC 2012

Er I'm sorry but do you mean joeschmoe at type
emails, or joeschmoe at type emails?

If megaupload's corporate email was siezed to provide due diligence in
such a prosecution - it would quite probably not constitute private

On Fri, Jan 20, 2012 at 8:49 AM, Steven Bellovin <smb at> wrote:
>        The Megaupload case is unusual, said Orin S. Kerr, a law professor
>        at George Washington University, in that federal prosecutors obtained
>        the private e-mails of Megaupload’s operators in an effort to show they
>        were operating in bad faith.
>        "The government hopes to use their private words against them," Mr. Kerr
>        said. "This should scare the owners and operators of similar sites."

Suresh Ramasubramanian (ops.lists at

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