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William was raided for running a Tor exit node. Please help if you can.
- Subject: William was raided for running a Tor exit node. Please help if you can.
- From: bonomi at mail.r-bonomi.com (Robert Bonomi)
- Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2012 16:06:14 -0600 (CST)
- In-reply-to: <[email protected]>
> Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2012 15:26:57 -0500
> From: Tom Beecher <tbeecher at localnet.com>
> Subject: Re: William was raided for running a Tor exit node. Please help if
> you can.
> Communications Decency Act, 47 U.S.C. 230 is the US law that has been
> interpreted to provide immunity to ISP for the actions of their users.
It is worth noting that 47 U.S.C. 230 provides _limited_ protections, only.
Broad protection, but limited. It says that a provider shall not 'be
treated as author' for material provided by someone else.
This of little-to-no help with regard to kiddie porn, since distribution,
and even 'mere' possession, are crimes -- independant of authorship.