September 21, 2001

Anticircumvention laws: Threat to science

Author: JT Smith has a review on how anticircumvention laws affect scientific research. "One thing is certain: Better anticircumvention rules will not come about just because it is the right thing to do. This will only happen if the
scientific community and others harmed by these overbroad rules are able to articulate why the DMCA rules are harmful and how legal
decision makers can fix the problems with this legislation."

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