Some legal trouble with TOR in France

Tony Tony at
Mon May 15 22:18:22 UTC 2006

They send you to prison if you don't give up the information.

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-or-talk at [mailto:owner-or-talk at]
On Behalf Of Matej Kovacic
Sent: 15 May 2006 07:57
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Subject: Re: Some legal trouble with TOR in France


> Under the British "Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act", they would
> simply confiscate the entire machine, demand any authentication tokens
> required to access it, and lock you up if you refused to surrender
> I believe similar laws exist in most EU jurisdictions now.

What about the priviledge of non self-accusation?

It is expensive, but you can just piss 'em off and buy new hardware...

bye, Matej

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