Curated by: Luigi Canali De Rossi

Thursday, February 26, 2004

DVD Owners: Fight the Power!

In yet another stunning display of complete disregard for individual rights, US District Judge Susan Illston has now ruled that DVD X Copy violates the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. This software provides an easy way to back up your DVDs. 321 Studios, the maker of DVD X Copy, is now being punished for providing software that legitimate DVD owners want to buy and use. This decision is an outrageous infringement of fair use rights and a slap in the face of legitimate DVD consumers everywhere. How much longer are we going to allow the music and movie industries to run roughshod over our rights?



Reference: ExtremeTech [ Read more ]
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posted by Robin Good on Thursday, February 26 2004, updated on Tuesday, May 5 2015

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