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British ISPs ordered to block Pirate Bay

Barence (1228440) writes | about 2 years ago

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Barence writes "Five of Britain's biggest ISPs have been ordered to block access to The Pirate Bay. Sky, Everything Everywhere, TalkTalk, O2 and Virgin Media have been told to block access to the site. Britain's biggest ISP, BT, has been given a few further weeks to "consider its position".

Music lobby group, the BPI, welcomed the move, saying music creators "deserve to be paid for their work just like everyone else" and calling for those who use The Pirate Bay to illegally download content to "explore the many digital music services operating ethically and legally in the UK.""

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