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Three strikes, you're out

 
 
Nik Coughlin
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      10-14-2008
New Zealand's copyright minister starts screaming when asked whether it's
fair to cut people off from the Internet on the basis of three
unsubstantiated accusations of copyright infringement:

http://www.boingboing.net/2008/10/09...s-copyrig.html

 
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Lawrence D'Oliveiro
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      10-14-2008
In message <gd1bd8$9qm$(E-Mail Removed)>, Nik Coughlin wrote:

> New Zealand's copyright minister starts screaming ...


Funny how things get exaggerated as they pass down the Chinese whispers
chain.

She didn't scream, but she was extremely put out that people sought to
question the judgement of the Government in passing this clause into law
<http://it.gen.nz/2008/10/07/ministers-why-we-changed-the-copyright-act/>.
 
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Richard
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      10-14-2008
Nik Coughlin wrote:
> New Zealand's copyright minister starts screaming when asked whether
> it's fair to cut people off from the Internet on the basis of three
> unsubstantiated accusations of copyright infringement:
>
> http://www.boingboing.net/2008/10/09...s-copyrig.html


She is probably stressed out about having to seek another cushy job in
about 3 weeks...
 
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