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Alamogordo Daily News (Newspaper) - December 12, 1999, Alamogordo, New Mexico T2a Alamogordo daily news sunday december 12, 1999 Harvard a Best known stay at Homer new hospitals first arrival by Paul Haney staff writer billionaire Bill Gates head of Microsoft corp., is frequently identified As Harvard University a Best known dropout. One of Harvard a Best known stay at Home Legal scholars is Lawrence Lessig 38. Lessig served As a court appointed special master in the Microsoft antitrust Case last year and was recently invited by the presiding judge to write a Friend of the court Brief. Lessig teaches cube Law at Harvard Law school and is a fellow at Harvard a Berkman Center for internet amp society. This year he is a research fellow at the Institute for advanced study in Berlin Germany. In his spare time Lessig last year wrote a Book called code and other Laws of cyberspace. The government won the first round in the complicated antitrust Case against Microsoft. Both sides Are currently looking at mediation to Complete the Case. Lessig a Book according to reviewer Carl s. Kaplan writing in the Caber Law journal is a Wake Call against those who might take Over the internet. have accepted its internet growth in oar lives without questioning its final effect a writes Lessig. A at some Point we will see that cyberspace does not guarantee its own Freedom but instead carries an extra orinday potential for control. And then we will ask a How should we respond a a Lessig likens the situation to the 1996 Lijo vie Independence Day where Many idealists Are eager to Welcome aliens from outer space when they first appear on Earth. But Flen the mood changes. J soon after the planets leaders realize that the aliens have hostile intentions the Earth is a at some Point we will see that cyberspace does not guarantee its own Freedom but instead carries an extra orinday potential for control. And then we will ask a How should we respond a a Lawrence Lessig captured. Lessig praises Jeff Goldblum the movie maker for taking a sceptical pessimistic position. Lessig writes that at present cyberspace code incorporates Strong protections for free speech prevents governments from aggressively regulating most internet activity. The code strikes a Good balance Between the rights of authors to protect their works and the rights of readers to make copies. But sadly Lessig says the cyberspace code is already changing and May change More drastically to satisfy demands of commercial interests. A combination of passwords filters cookies pay As you View downloadable books and digital ids tying users identities to their machines could transform the internet into a Darker place. There important elements of privacy and Freedom might be erased by an emerging architecture of the All seeing Eye. For Lessig the question is if software code and not Legal code is the governor of our life on the internet How do we make sure the changing software code reflects our political values of Freedom privacy Anonymous speech and All the rest if Mountain View Quot dry cleaners ladies or mens 2. Suits 2 for 11�?� Pius tax dry cleaned no limit men s pants or ladies Slacks 3 xxx for 5�?� shirts in laundered with dry cleaning order drive thru r fast service 53 years experience a a member of International fabricate Institute Monfri 7am5 30pm Sot 8am-12pm 750 first Street Granada Center 437-1199 la Gadsden schools bolster Security Las Cruces the Gadsden Independent school District tightened Security in response to reported threats of gang violence superintendent Roger Parks said. Rumours of threats followed the death of a High school student who recently committed suicide he said Friday. The students friends circulated rumours that their gang would a do things either As retaliation or a in Honor of him Quot Parks said. Although the threats were Happy to Day is from your i outdoor Tower equipment f store. Fun flt cd 2515 n. White Sands blvd a Mon Fri 8-5 30 sat 8-4 a 437-8276, rumoured a you cannot ignore these things a he said. Parks contacted the Dona Ana county sheriffs department whose officers have patrolled the areas of the Middle and High schools and monitored the activities of the gang members. The schools also have taken internal precautions to Monitor who enters or leaves the High school and Middle school campuses he said. Some parents opted to remove their children from school Parks said. funeral arrangements when Only the Best is Good enough Flowers no Bloom in 437-5967 a daily deliveries to funeral Homes deliveries worldwide Oktoc Khu a Penny pick it a a a bring it in for 10 stuff i last weeks Coupon offered a Blue Bonnet a Margarine Reg. Or Light 1 in. Tub retail Price $1.13 a done to miss out on a the savings the monday mystery Coupon. I look for the monday mystery Coupon every sunday in the Alamogordo daily news. With $10 Purchase amp Coupon below monday mystery Coupon with $10.00 Purchase first baby a a1c Charity Papp and a1c Ryan Papp had the first baby at the new Gerald Champion regional medical Ellis Neel daily news Center on dec. 8 at 10 32 . Little Seth Papp weighed in at 7 lbs. 2 of. And was 17 inches Long. State police lends support to Domestic violence shelters by Elva k. Oesterreich staff writer the new Mexico state police association recently donated $10,000 to the new Mexico coalition against Domestic violence. The funds Are to assist survivors of Domestic violence and their children who seek shelter from the violence in their Homes. A this donation will provide much needed support for women and children coming into our shelter said Kay Gomolak executive director of to a Mew j 2 i will personally make your glasses Cody castello Aboc certified optician 437-6838 1120 tenth St. .p.,e., �?Th1t,. In Alamogordo. A we want to thank the new Mexico state police association members especially those who work in our part of the state for caring about survivors of Domestic violence. It is an Honor for the coalition to be the organization selected by the association to receive such a last year women and children in new Mexico spent More than 74,000 nights in Domestic violence shelters. Often it is new Mexico state police officers who respond to Domestic violence Calls and transport victims and their children to shelter. The state police provide a critical support link for survivors of Domestic violence particularly in Rural parts of the state Gor Holak said. A the associations generous contribution is a Symbol of their collective commitment to go beyond the Call of duty to it help families devastated by violence a said Gomolak. Alamogordo a share of the donation came to Over $400, said Gomolak. The Money will go to help provide for the Safe House shelter in town. Gomolak adds that Over the past several weeks local Church and Community groups have been pouring in much appreciated donations. Not Only toy and clothing donations but Cash also has been coming from the people of Alamogordo and surrounding areas. A a we be gotten a lot from the Community too which is really helpful a Gomolak said. Free to the Public reception and presentations december 13 monday new advisors to the Board of directors George Fawcett Stanton Friedman Linda Moulton Howe Donald Schmitt 7 00 9 00 . Doors open at 6 00 Tello your friends and bring your visitors to this special event at the. International ufos museum amp research Center 114 n. 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