14 June 2010

UK music industry lobbyist Fran Nevrkla calls for death penalty for piracy

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[via:Tero Inha]

26 May 2010

Ireland’s largest ISP to cut off net access of alleged file sharers

“The European Parliament has been talking about internet access as a basic human right. It absolutely is not.” — Dick Doyle, Director general, Irish Recorded Music Association

[via:Timo Tamminen]

20 May 2010

Boing Boing noticed the Finnish record industry’s regrettable new anti-piracy mascot. It’s so bad I’m posting it now only because Doctorow found it funny.

[via:Setok]

28 April 2010

IFPI’s child porn strategy (Christian Engström, Pirate MEP)

”Child pornography is great,” the speaker [at a seminar organized by the American Chamber of Commerce in Stockholm on May 27, 2007, under the title ”Sweden — A Safe Haven for Pirates?] declared enthusiastically. ”It is great because politicians understand child pornography. By playing that card, we can get them to act, and start blocking sites.””

[via:Inka Salminen]

8 October 2009

The office of copyright nazi, French president Nicolas Sarkozy caught distributing pirated DVD copies

[via:Piraattiliitto]

27 August 2008

EU pays for, then ignores study on copyright extension

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