SENATE PASSES ONLINE COPYRIGHT EXTENSION
Sun, 17 May 1998 15:22:09 -0700
> The Senate unanimously approved the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, which
> offers the same protection to online computer software, music, movies and
> written works that they enjoy in more tangible form. In a key provision,
> the legislation exempts libraries and online services from prosecution for
> copyright violations committed by patrons and customers. Individuals who
> violate copyrights for financial gain will be liable for $1 million in fines
> and up to 10 years in prison. (Wall Street Journal 15 May 98)
Well maybe I'm just stupid, but this pretty much says that I can run a
pirate board as long as I don't make any money off of it.
Anyone have any other opinions?
Go sell crazy somewhere else,
we're full up here. ...Nicholson
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