[ISN] Michigan hacker who tapped into hardware chain's computers gets 9 years

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Fri Dec 17 03:24:16 EST 2004

Forwarded from: matthew patton <pattonme at yahoo.com>

I'm glad they got caught and all but 9yrs for a guy who hacked the
system but DID NOT get any credit cards? If he'd gotten his hands on a
few thousand and went on a shopping spree, sure but this is like a guy
who gets caught breaking and entering but he's stuck 1/2 way thru the
door with his hands empty. And Micknick got 5 and HE stole a ton of

I thought the punishment was supposed to match the crime or some such

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