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OMG this is stunning, wonderful news!!

"French politicians have unexpected voted against a law that would have forced ISPs to disconnect any one accused of copyright infringement. No proof that would stand up in court would have been need. The final vote was 25 to 15 in the poorly attended National Assembly session."
French government nukes crazy Internet law in open revolt against Sarkozy - Boing Boing

Today is a GOOD day!

Date: 2009-04-09 09:03 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] jimtrash.livejournal.com
Goodness!
It sounds like they were a bit sensible.
Laws that require punitive action on the basis of inadequate evidence are most unwelcome additions to anyone's statute book.

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