1993-07-23 - Re: Remailers/PayPhones and Today’s NYT

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From: Timothy Newsham <newsham@wiliki.eng.hawaii.edu>
To: pcw@access.digex.net (Peter Wayner)
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UTC Datetime: 1993-07-23 05:36:36 UTC
Raw Date: Thu, 22 Jul 93 22:36:36 PDT

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From: Timothy Newsham <newsham@wiliki.eng.hawaii.edu>
Date: Thu, 22 Jul 93 22:36:36 PDT
To: pcw@access.digex.net (Peter Wayner)
Subject: Re: Remailers/PayPhones and Today's NYT
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> The article mentions that the phones can be problematic
> because drug dealers can use them to avoid phone taps,
> but it seems to conclude that this is a small price to
> pay for bringing the connection to the poor. Most customers
> use the service to call their home country and speak to
> relatives.

This is getting quite irritating.  Drug dealers have as much right
to use a pay fone as the next person until they are proved guilty
in a court of law.

> -Peter