Thursday, April 09, 2009

French Parliament rejects RIAA/MPAA's '3 strikes law'-

According to this report in the French Parliament has refused to go along with the "3 strikes" law the RIAA/MPAA counterparts have been trying to get enacted.

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1 comment:

Reluctant Raconteur said...

I believe that Ars Technia reported that not only was it a very sparsly attended legislative session but the major reason for the defeat was an amendment which would have forced the user to continue to pay after the service is suspended.

I expect that this will come to another vote shortly and the government will force it through