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Google Front & Center at SOPA Piracy Hearing

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If passed SOPA would make search engines and hosting services block "rogue websites" on a judge's order. Opposed by Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Twitter and many others, Google's Eric Schmidt called the legislation "draconian" and "censorship." If passed SOPA would make search engines and hosting services block "rogue websites" on a judge's order. Opposed by Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Twitter and many others, Google's Eric Schmidt called the legislation "draconian" and "censorship." 0 Comments

US Senate Internet Copyright Legislation Deja Vu

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Last year there was COICA, this year there is PROTECT IP - legislation in the US Senate wanting to control aspects of the internet that are seen to be violating copyright. Both acts were introduced by Sen. Patrick Leahy and blocked by Sen. Ron Wyden. Last year there was COICA, this year there is PROTECT IP - legislation in the US Senate wanting to control aspects of the internet that are seen to be violating copyright. Both acts were introduced by Sen. Patrick Leahy and blocked by Sen. Ron Wyden. 0 Comments