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Submission + - British Man Jailed For Refusing To Reveal Password (

Robotron23 writes: In one of the first cases of its kind, 19 year old Oliver Drage of Liverpool, UK has been jailed for 18 weeks for refusing to give up a password to his computer. Police who made the arrest were tackling child sexual exploitation. Drage worked in fast-food service and had no prior criminal record. Police are still attempting to crack his sophisticated 50 character password. A detective on the case termed his sentence the 'ultimate sanction'.
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British Man Jailed For Refusing To Reveal Password

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Computer programmers do it byte by byte.