Wired.com: Hacker Arrest Stirs ProtestJul 19, 2001, 16:48 (98 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Declan McCullagh)
The DMCA is to thank for the arrest of Dmitry Sklyarov, a Russian programmer who violated its provisions by developing software that decodes e-books. According to this article, community protest is well underway, specifically targeted at Adobe, which has a history with Mr. Skylarov where his software is concerned:
"Dmitry Sklyarov, a lead programmer for Russian software company ElcomSoft, was arrested Monday morning for distributing the company's Advanced eBook Processor.
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