1994-05-04 - Re: The ITARs

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From: “Ice-Fox (aka Robert Sturtz)” <rsturt@wilbur.mbark.swin.oz.au>
To: Bill Sommerfeld <sommerfeld@orchard.medford.ma.us>
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Reply To: <199405041429.KAA00574@orchard.medford.ma.us>
UTC Datetime: 1994-05-04 15:18:37 UTC
Raw Date: Wed, 4 May 94 08:18:37 PDT

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From: "Ice-Fox (aka Robert Sturtz)" <rsturt@wilbur.mbark.swin.oz.au>
Date: Wed, 4 May 94 08:18:37 PDT
To: Bill Sommerfeld <sommerfeld@orchard.medford.ma.us>
Subject: Re: The ITARs
In-Reply-To: <199405041429.KAA00574@orchard.medford.ma.us>
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On Wed, 4 May 1994, Bill Sommerfeld wrote:

>    This is sick. According to this, I cannot teach foreigners about
>    cryptography in the U.S. -- even about the open literature. This is a
>    grotesque denial of my first amendment rights.

does that also mean that an american cannot use his/her knowledge overseas?
(btw im australian and therefore know nothing about american law)
> When this issue came up in a discussion on export control issues with
> my employer's export control guru, he said that they basically never
> bothered to enforce this in the case of open courses at colleges &
> universities (because they knew it was unenforceable and
> unconstitutional).
good for him 
> 						- Bill

		 Yours in SYNC. Robert Sturtz
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