Wednesday, April 22, 2009

European Parliament says no to French bill to help RIAA/MPAA -

According to this report in, the European Parliament has voted 40-4 in favor of a provision that "restrictions to the fundamental rights and freedoms of Internet users can only be put in place after a decision by judicial authorities (except when public security is threatened)", which would bar the pro-RIAA/MPAA bill restricting ISP's which was rejected by the French Parliament but is scheduled to be resubmitted.

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