1994-07-22 - Re: “Key Escrow” — the very idea

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From: Berzerk <berzerk@xmission.xmission.com>
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
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UTC Datetime: 1994-07-22 01:58:24 UTC
Raw Date: Thu, 21 Jul 94 18:58:24 PDT

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From: Berzerk <berzerk@xmission.xmission.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Jul 94 18:58:24 PDT
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
Subject: Re: "Key Escrow" --- the very idea
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On Thu, 21 Jul 1994, Robert Hettinga wrote:
> I'm a congenital republican.
Hmm, I hear medical science has tracked down the gene for that and will 
have a cure soon.

I like crime, but believe that imoral behavior is wrong.  I believe you 
can behave imoraly in cyberspace.

> I would like to propose, probably not the first time on this list, an
> acceptable, time-honored method of determining the contents of a secure
> conversation.  Snitches.
ABSOLUTELY!  The fact is if you can't get someone to snitch, IT IS NOT A 
CRIME(moraly)!  I dare anyone to come up with a counterexample.