September 10, 2001

Senator Hollings sponsors new copyright bill

Author: JT Smith

Anonymous Reader writes: "It has only been about a month. That's when a bipartisan bill introduced in the House of Representatives by Chris Cannon and Rick Boucher was introduced to free up the air surrounding Online music. Now a new bill has been introduced in the Senate by Senator Fritz Hollings that does the opposite, looking to further restrict "Fair Use" rights of consumers by forcing all electronic devices and PCs to include embedded copyright restriction technology."


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