You simply can't steal WiFi...

Wednesday, 27 July 2005, 9:58 AM EST

Like many in the tech community, I found it rather disturbing that someone could be arrested, and then charged with stealing a WiFi signal. What a complete waste of taxpayer resources. I believe (hope) that the judge who sits on the bench will throw out the case.

Read more to find out why.

By Alan Graham at O'Reilly.

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