Why a Law Firm Is Baiting Cops With a #Tor Server

Posted: May 13, 2015 in Tech


Bynum, who said he’s been supporting the Tor Project and other open source endeavors for years, believes that technologies such as encryption and Tor “are necessary for me to do my job effectively today,” given the US government surveillance powers.

“I have to be able to communicate in a way that’s free of government surveillance. That’s something that’s fundamental to what lawyers do,” Bynum said. “I’m ethically required to do [that] for my clients.”

And it’s important to everyone else, Bynum said, since we all live in an “oppressive police state.”

“Free people should have free access to encryption technology,” Bynum, who offers clients a chance to use PGP encryption to communicate with him, added.

Full Story @ [Motherboard]


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