Copy-control Senator sleeps while fair-use rights burn

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#1

I just posted the article Copy-control Senator sleeps while fair-use rights burn.

More SSSCA (bad) news.

Picture a future where distributing Linux is a crime punishable by a hefty fine and a prison sentence. If that sounds ridiculous, then you haven’t run into the…

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#2

I agree with you that this is terribly frightening. What i’m afraid of is that because of the recent terrorist attacks, they will try to push some new laws that would normally never stand a chance because they interfere with your basic amendment rights. I sure hope someone is paying attention and keeping an eye on these guys!


#3

Beleive me. CDFreaks will. If this goes too far we will tell all newspapers


#4

Let’s hope they don’t try any crap in the UK :frowning: