Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 8th Jun 2008 15:53 UTC, submitted by sonic2000gr
Legal The story of Hans Reiser, the eccentric file system programmer, is a tragic one. The author of the ReiserFS was arrested under suspicion of the murder of his wife Nina Reiser in 2006, and was declared guilty in April 2008. Some still placed doubts about the conviction, stating that he might be innocent. It now seems that all doubt has been quelled, since Alameda County District Attorney Thomas Orloff has revealed that Hans Reiser will disclose the location of Nina's body for a reduced sentence.
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google_ninja
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2006-02-05

Did you read the sociological experiments he did on his son to proove his theory that desensitizing children with violent videogames is a good thing? and how he continued, even after telling nina he stopped (after she demanded it, as it was obviously screwing the kid up)

It amazes me how anyone could defend someone like reiser.

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