PBS NewsHour Web Innovator, Activist Aaron Swartz Faced Legal Trouble
Internet Innovator and Activist Aaron Swartz, 26, Faced Legal Trouble Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Web Innovator, Activist Aaron Swartz Faced Legal Trouble
Aaron Swartz, prodigy co-developer of RSS code and the website Reddit, faced federal charges for distributing articles from a subscription-based database. Swartz committed suicide at the age of 26. Margaret Warner talks to Wired magazine's Kevin Poulsen about the Schwartz's advocacy to make data available to the public online.
Premiere Date: 01/14/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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