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White House wants new copyright law crackdown

Anonymous Coward writes | more than 3 years ago

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An anonymous reader writes "The White House is concerned that "illegal streaming of content" may not be covered by criminal law, saying "questions have arisen about whether streaming constitutes the distribution of copyrighted works." To resolve that ambiguity, it wants a new law to "clarify that infringement by streaming, or by means of other similar new technology, is a felony in appropriate circumstances.""
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