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Family and friends of Aaron Swartz, shown in 2009, gathered for his funeral Tuesday. He was found dead Friday in his Brooklyn, N.Y., apartment and his death was ruled a suicide. Prosecutors charged him with using the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s computer network to download nearly 5 million articles from an online clearinghouse for scholarly journals. (The New York Times via Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Internet activist Aaron Swartz poses for a photo in Miami Beach, Fla., in 2009. He was found dead on Friday, Jan. 11, in his apartment in the Brooklyn borough of New York. On Saturday, Jan. 26, the hacker group Anonymous attacked a Justice Department website, claiming that an unjustified investigation by the federal government prompted him to commit suicide. (AP Photo/The New York Times, Michael Francis McElroy)

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Aaron Swartz, a co-founder of Reddit, hanged himself on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/ThoughtWorks, Pernille Ironside)

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** FILE ** In this Jan. 30, 2009, photo, Internet activist Aaron Swartz poses for a photo in Miami Beach, Fla. Swartz was found dead Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in his Brooklyn, N.Y., apartment, according to Ellen Borakove, spokeswoman for New York's medical examiner. (AP Photo/The New York Times, Michael Francis McElroy)