Portuguese government rules file sharing for personal use is legal

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#2

Hurray to Portugal.

A country with a great common sense, let’s see if others follow it.


#3

The title is wrong. It wasn’t the Portuguese government. It was was the prosecutor branch of the Portuguese Justice. The government or the parliament can always make a law to overturn this.


#4

Don’t get too excited, last time I checked Portugal is part of the EU and must comply to several “UNION” laws and one of these are the protection of intellectual property & copyrights… So it’s unlikely you’ll see a sever for The Pirate Bay opening up anytime soon in Portugal.