[Linux-aus] Petition draft text: No DMCA blanket anti-circumvention law in Australia!

Andrew Pam xanni at glasswings.com.au
Tue Jun 6 09:47:01 UTC 2006

On Mon, Jun 05, 2006 at 05:10:05PM +1000, Rusty Russell wrote:
> I've been meeting with political advisers, writing letters, and making
> submissions on this stuff for LA for almost two years now.  The
> government will soon produce draft legislation implementing 17.4.7 FTA
> commitments.  Unfortunately, they just don't care, so are going to
> interpret the treaty as "we need to implement it like the americans",
> even though a better interpretation is possible, with political will.

We should also draw their attention to the UK APIG report:


mailto:xanni at xanadu.net                         Andrew Pam
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