December 17, 2003
Canada legalizes P2P downloading
Author: Erik Hansen
Kelly McNeill writes "For the past five years, digital music downloading has been a topic fraught with controversy, and now that legal music downloading services are becoming widespread, there's a whole new element to throw into the mix. Who can make sense of the craziness? The Canadian government -- an organization which up until now has remained characteristically neutral -- has a plan it thinks will alleviate the controversial situation. According to many Canadians, it too is fraught with controversy. osViews Editorial contributor Erik Hansen has all the details."