He killed himself after he was prosecuted for 1 millions dollars and 35 years in prison after arrested by the MIT. He was arrested for wire fraud, hacking academic journals and computer fraud and abuse act. He was denied a 2nd request for a pled deal and he hanged himself after a few days. This say sometimes the law of the internet might be too harsh or too ambiguous of the consequences that people do online. Sometimes computers laws can lead to the death of some people.