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Sklyarov hearing set for March 2002
Sklyarov, a Russian citizen, was arrested in July at the end of the Def Con hacker conference in Las Vegas, where he had given a presentation on e-book security.
He was charged with violating the DMCA, which makes it a crime to traffic in tools or information designed to circumvent copy control schemes for encrypted content.
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