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White paper proposing controls for online piracy makes opponents of Internet regulation see red

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White paper proposing controls for online piracy makes opponents of Internet regulation see red

“The white paper itself makes clear it is a retread of SOPA and PIPA. It goes through those bills point by point and essentially intends to revive them,” says Mitch Stoltz, an attorney at the San Francisco-based Electronic Frontier Foundation, whose mission is “defending civil liberties in the digital world.” The white paper “is essentially raising the same arguments that failed spectacularly several years ago,” he says. “It is beyond controversial. It is almost in the realm of the absurd.”

Sunday, March 1, 2015
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