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U.S. government also a villain in piracy act story

The MPAA has presented the U.S. House of Representatives with a custom-crafted bill designed to put the Internet fully under the control of the industries it represents. And our government has aided and abetted along the way for years. Time for a revolution?

By October 31, 2011

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White House calls for care with SOPA, other antipiracy measures

Obama administration issues statement about stance on Stop Online Piracy Act and other pending antipiracy legislation, saying that while the administration recognizes need for laws that fight online piracy, it's wary of laws that could lead to censorship, cybersecurity problems, a quashing of innovation, and other issues.

By January 14, 2012

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GoDaddy accused of interfering with anti-SOPA exodus

A rival accuses GoDaddy of blocking customers boycotting the registrar because of its support for a drastic copyright bill. GoDaddy denies wrongdoing.

By December 26, 2011

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Copyright bill revives Internet 'death penalty'

House members introduce expanded version of the Protect IP Act that would allow authorities to "expel" rogue Web sites from the Internet.

By October 26, 2011

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Rep. Lofgren: Copyright bill is the 'end of the Internet'

Democratic congresswoman from Silicon Valley, who will likely lead congressional opposition to Stop Online Piracy Act, warns that the bill if passed would mean an end to the Internet as we know it.

By October 27, 2011

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SOPA: Hollywood's latest effort to turn back time

The bill introduced last week in the House is nothing short of a regulatory coup by Hollywood. It's the latest in a series of increasingly desperate efforts to put the Internet genie back in the bottle.

By November 1, 2011