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The Guardian's Jemima Kiss on #tehinternet - Legislating for LulzSec

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Legislating for LulzSec - 14 Oct Innotech BAFTA http://www.innotechsummit.com We interviewed Jemima Kiss, Head of Technology at The Guardian, after seeing West End play Teh Internet Is Serious Business. Jemima shares her views on the play and discussed how we should legislate for cyber-criminals. Featured in the play was Jake Davis, arrested on July 27th 2011 at the age of 18 for his role in Internet hacking groups Anonymous and LulzSec under the alias “Topiary”. He was read his rights on 89 separate counts of hacking/DDoS, totalling a possible 890 year prison sentence. Lord Alexander Carlile, CBE QC and Liberal Democrat member of the House of Lords will join Jake on 14 Oct for a panel discussion entitled Tech Vs. a Lifetime in Jail - “Plead guilty to check a box”.