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Activist Aaron Swartz’s suicide echoes in Congress

The girlfriend of Aaron Swartz blamed US Attorney Carmen Ortiz of Massachusetts for his decision to take his life.

By David Uberti

Family members urged passage of legislation that would soften some Internet laws and a House committee is investigating whether his prosecution went too far.

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Editorial & Opinion


A guaranteed flop for Mass.

By Jeff Jacoby

Tax credits for filmmakers have not been a boon for the state, and neither would such credits for theatrical producers who bring Broadway-bound shows to Mass.


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G: Food

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Music Review

Passion marks Mumford & Sons show

By Scott McLennan