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Aaron Swartz Bettina Neuefeind

Seeks donations for Swartz legal defense

16 Sep, 2012

Bettina Neuefeind, wife of Creative Commons founder Larry Lessig  organizes to raise money for Swartz defense. Larry Lessig, is the director of the Edmond J. Safra Foundation Center for Ethics at Harvard University, of which Swartz is a former fellow. His alleged crime is based on the belief in fair use, an ideal that Creative Commons is know for promoting.

Neuefeind describes herself as “a housing and disability rights lawyer, mother of three and social activist very focused on public health, nutrition, sustainability and social justice.”