Texas Senator Cornyn Asks Eric Holder What Really Happened With Aaron Swartz?


U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, today wrote to Attorney General Eric Holder questioning the conduct of the Justice Department over their involvement in the prosecution of Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz:

“Mr. Swartz’s case raises important questions…was the prosecution of Mr. Schwartz in any way retaliation for his exercise of his rights as a citizen under the Freedom of Information Act?”

Click here for the letter.