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Government Censors Notes From Secret Anti-Piracy Meeting

Government Censors Notes From Secret Anti-Piracy Meeting

While major global internet companies are loudly fighting the US government’s anti-piracy SOPA legislation, closer to home our own government is doing its best to keep its anti-piracy effort under wraps, blocking a freedom of information request to access eight pages of handwritten notes from a secret industry meeting in…

Leaked: ISPs Worldwide To Become Copyright Cops?

Leaked: ISPs Worldwide To Become Copyright Cops?

New negotiations for an international Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) kick off today, and this round focuses on a secretive internet piracy plan drafted by the US government. No text has been released, but secret copyright treaty details have surfaced. It’s not looking good.