I didn't write that! >-----Original Message----- >From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org >[mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Lee Kowalkowski >Sent: 12 April 2007 11:52 >To: thelist at lists.evolt.org >Subject: Re: [thelist] Electronic Frontier Foundation: Don't >Let Europe Turn Its Citizens into Copycriminals! > > >On 12/04/07, A Maynes <andrew at milords.com> wrote: >>If IPRED2 passes in its current form, "aiding, abetting, or inciting" >>copyright infringement on a "commercial scale" in the EU will >become a >>crime. > >Strange, as I understand it, it's already a crime. > >Why specify "commercial scale"? Does that mean aiding, >abetting or inciting free copies would become legal? Are they >actually relaxing the laws? Wonderful! > >It tickles me when I watch a DVD there's sometimes a FACT >advert (that you can't skip - I'm going to miss tapes) which >starts: "You wouldn't steal a car...", and I think to myself: >"No I wouldn't, but if there was a machine that could create >an exact clone..." > >-- >Lee >-- > >* * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !