The activist’s mother has admitted concealing evidence from the FBI
As per the plea agreement, McCutchin faces up to 12 months in prison and a fine of up to $100,000 (€75,000).
In the meantime, the case of Barrett Brown continues. He is accused, among other things, of threatening a federal agent in a video published on YouTube, and posting links to information stolen by Anonymous hackers from the think tank Stratfor.
He faces up to 105 years in prison and substantial fines.