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subsystem 458 days ago | link | parent

Do you know if six months was the only condition of the plea?

philwelch 458 days ago | link

I don't. In fact, the fact that Swartz committed suicide indicates either that the deal on the table wasn't just a six month deal, or that Swartz was, psychologically, in an extraordinarily bad place. It's hard to fathom the idea someone would commit suicide over federal charges when they had the option of taking six months at Club Fed.


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