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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2005-07-06

Regardless of whether there was a body or not, a lot of people believed that the conviction was unsafe. In many countries other than the USA he couldn't have been convicted.
So you can't call "morons" all the people who believed in his innocence. How would you likeif I called "morons" those who believed him guilty?

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