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January 2007

Drug Policy Alliance

by Mal Burns (via)
Alternatives to Marijuana Prohibition and the Drug War in America, plus world coverage

December 2005

"Analog hole" legislation introduced

by multilinko (via)
Calling the ability to convert analog video content to a digital format a "significant technical weakness in content protection," H.R. 4569 would require all consumer electronics video devices manufactured more than 12 months after the DTCSA is passed to be able to detect and obey a "rights signaling system" that would be used to limit how content is viewed and used. That rights signaling system would consist of two DRM technologies, Video Encoded Invisible Light (VEIL) and Content Generation Management System—Analog (CGMS-A), which would be embedded in broadcasts and other analog video content. Under the legislation, all devices sold in the US would fall under the auspices of the DTCSA: it would be illegal to "manufacture, import, offer to the public, provide or otherwise traffic" in such products. It's a dream-come-true for Hollywood, and in combination with a new broadcast flag legislation (not yet introduced) would strike a near-fatal blow to the long-established right of Fair Use.

October 2005

《公司法》修订草案鼓励创业

by wozy
鼓励个人创业是好事,为何又要故意抬高门槛?总是执法者立法、“专家”臆想式立法,什么时候有真正的民意代表立法?

September 2005

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